The story of any one of us is in some measure the story of us all. ~Frederick Buechner

Posts tagged ‘parenting’

Nolan the Star Thrower

Fifteen years ago, I went to the hospital with some abdominal pain. I wasn’t sure what was happening, but what I thought was happening was an…

Summer in Chicago

  Summer can be hard in the city. Especially for a Minnesota girl. The land of 10,000 lakes. And grass, trees. The pine trees. The birch…

Swearing Kids and Saggy Pants

Walking in a bad neighborhood can be intimidating, especially as a woman. It is often difficult to find the balance between street smarts and compassion. Does…