Five Reasons to Value a Short Marriage

Five Reasons to Value a Short Marriage

Drew Barrymore is selling wine now. Did you know this? I read it not too long ago in an article about her divorce. Ms. Barrymore had one of those short-lived marriages we like to mock, throwing shade on the young and famous. But out of the death...

Elections, Farmers, and Thomas Paine

I have often written about Thomas Paine. Out of all the patriots that sacrificed so much for our country, he may be my favorite. He was unabashedly outspoken with his love of country, and he passionately pleaded with his countrymen to “lay their...

No Time To Be Tired

Boy, I’m tired! Aren’t you? It seems that life is just throwing everything at me at once. How about you? And then all of this political stuff thrown on top of it. UGH! Trump. Blah! Hillary. Blah! ISIS. Blah! Now even our Olympians are being...

We Are Both

I’ve got this “Dad” mug in my hand. At first, I felt uncomfortable even holding it. The mug symbolized all the things my ex-husband was not and the weight of this knowledge felt terrible. The past two years of single motherhood yielded the most...

THE GOOD OL’ SUMMERTIME: Three Ways to Help With Co-parenting During the Summer Holidays  Ah, summertime. The sun is shining. The birds are singing. Is that a hint of seawater and sand I smell in the air? Am I happier lately? Why, I think I...