The Ultimate Mom-Approved Book List for Boys

raising readers

Raising readers certainly ranks high on my parenting priorities, so from time to time I like to talk books with my ...

When All You Get is Leftovers

parenting

For two weeks, someone in our house was ill. I felt exhaustion in my toes. I was tired and irritable and running on ...

A Sacrament of Water and Lavender

Infant Loss and Grief

For six weeks, I carried our son Carter in my belly, knowing that his days were numbered. While the day we'd say ...

Life Off the Radar: The Conclusion

Social Media

I have a few more social-media free days to go. Part of me is excited to return to the land of likes. However, ...

Life Off the Radar: Weeks 2 & 3

Life with Boys

Before starting this social-media fast, I didn't realize how much my brain had been rewired to think in terms of social ...

Life Off the Radar: Week One

Life Off the Radar

Beauty. Calm. Simplicity. Remember those words I used to paint the picture of my social media–free life? Well. . . ...