Parenting

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November 23, 2016 // 1 Comment

Empathy does not get lost in thoughts of yourself, but notices the other to the degree that you fall into step with them, and begin to feel what they feel. [...]

6 Ways to Support Foster Care Families

March 24, 2016 // 0 Comments

We could not continue to be foster parents without the support of so many generous and kind people in our lives. Their support has enabled me to focus on the children in my care as well as building a relationship with the family of the child. [...]

My Journey: Through Grace to Gracie

March 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

I wasn’t ready any time soon to try again, even after my doctor told me I could. I’d always wanted to run a marathon, so I thought it would be a good goal to work towards—run my first marathon before turning 30. [...]

Shopping Carts and Life Lessons

January 27, 2016 // 0 Comments

Teaching my children life lessons forces me to identify and refine my own worldview, and, more importantly, to consider how my actions support or counter my core values, because my children notice what I do more than they notice what I say. [...]