gratitude

Teaching me to mother

Lizard, Thank you for breaking me in back when I turned 22. There was nothing Taylor Swift about it. Your dad and I tied the knot three weeks after I graduated from college and three weeks after my birthday, and I frantically searched for employment while serving as your stepmom. I felt like I was… Continue reading Teaching me to mother

gratitude

Overdoing honesty

*Big thanks to Henry Petty for sharing his thoughts in today's blog post.* I’m a little too honest.  I believe that “honesty is always the best policy”.  “The truth shall set you free.” However, it’s not always the best policy, nor will it set you free if you overdo it.  I had an epiphany after… Continue reading Overdoing honesty

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Honestly

Honestly, I've figured out that when I'm not being honest with myself or with other people, there's something wrong. It might not be something huge and glaring, like a hidden affair or a concealed scar from an awful experience, but if I'm hiding it, there's a reason why. And it's probably not for my own… Continue reading Honestly