A Glimpse of My Stress Free Life ~ Not

So I am driving to my parents' house this afternoon.  My three kids, ages ten down to four, are making one big raucous in the backseat. There's crying. There's irritation.  We are basically a zoo on four wheels (and it's smelling only marginally better in here, too).  There's a four-year-old screaming at the top of her lungs, "They won't … Continue reading A Glimpse of My Stress Free Life ~ Not

Why We Were Never Meant to be Stars

Like many of you, I  was deeply saddened to hear about Robin Williams. The other day, I spent some time reading some heartfelt sentiments, tweets, and Facebook posts remembering and mourning this iconic actor.  He was definitely the master of many personas -- somehow so convincing, relatable even in his absurdity. He was really a brilliant man.  He entertained us greatly.  We liked him.  … Continue reading Why We Were Never Meant to be Stars