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Can We Talk About The Family Cloth?

Recently, I just learned about a concept that is apparently a popular fad among the crunchiest of families called “The Family Cloth.” For those with weak stomachs, proceed with caution because it lives up to its ominous name. The Family Cloth is a substitution for the rolls and rolls of toilet paper that we use […]

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Finding Joy in New Traditions

I woke up on the morning after Thanksgiving feeling uneasy. Surprisingly, it wasn’t because of the three helpings of turkey, mashed potatoes, heaping globs of stuffing, and other tasty sides I had indulged in the day before (although I’m sure that wasn’t helping anything — especially my waistline).  No. My reason? The day after Thanksgiving arrived, […]

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Adoption — Open Minds, Open Hearts, and Open Questions

The first week of November holds the anniversary of adoption for both my children. November is also National Adoption Month. I talk about adoption year round. But this month always feels like a special opportunity to share. Depending on whether or not you’ve been personally touched by adoption, you may or may not be familiar with […]

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