Emuna, Motherhood

Who I Ran Into on the Worst Day Ever and Why I’m Done Adulting

WOMEN ONLY PLEASE I woke up sweating again.  Not from some scary nightmare, but from the stress of my own life, I guess.  Night sweats.  Hormones.  Thyroid.  Of all the symptoms, I have had over the past year, the night sweats scare me the most, because they are so clearly physically indicative of something off… Continue reading Who I Ran Into on the Worst Day Ever and Why I’m Done Adulting

Emuna, Motherhood

How Gratitude Keeps Us From Despair (What to do when the kids fight over Bubblegum)

Gratitude is the net that keeps us from falling off the tightrope of life into the abyss of despair.  Okay, maybe it doesn't keep us from falling off the tightrope of life; we are bound to fall.  But it catches us, like those circus acrobats who do crazy tricks and slip every once in a… Continue reading How Gratitude Keeps Us From Despair (What to do when the kids fight over Bubblegum)