Living for the Mirage

The finish line on the bumpy road we have traveled since the flood is finally within view; it is no longer a mirage beckoning me before disappearing as soon as I get near. I can see where we are going and we are slowly making it there sometimes with a few steps back but always…

10 Ways Yoga Improves Marriage

After two series’ of marriage counseling, my husband and I have learned to handle our differences more productively rather than screaming at each other, which only leads to more frustration because nothing gets resolved. Still, we have our disagreements that do not involve screaming but still are not always productive or entail calm listening and…

Wide Open Spaces

Day three of kindergarten and my daughter is quickly growing up. The first day of school I walked her to class, the second day I dropped her off and a fifth grader walked her to class and today I dropped her off and she walked herself to class…with me watching her all the way to…