Fore! Lessons from the golf course

It’s been a special week here.  The children are off from school for a two-week fall break (yes, TWO WEEKS!) and the grandparents are in town so we decided to change up the scenery and take refuge in Palm Desert. It’s been delightful – the downtime, the new and different activities and the family come-togetherness […]

The (im)perfect ten

A few weeks ago, my children turned ten. To mark the occasion, I bought myself a piece of jewelry. This is only the second time I’ve ever done this – purchased a significant bauble for myself. In the days leading up to this momentous birthday, my heart fluttered and my memory bank was in overdrive. So […]