Bullying is quickly becoming a hot topic every where you look. Chances are, you or someone you love has had a run in with someone who definitely did not have your best interests at heart. And though bullying is on everyone's radar, I am still surprised at how bullying is dealt with. Check these articles… Continue reading On Bullying
If you have ever wondered what pitched battle would be like, I highly recommend you watch a game of rugby. In the heat of the match, when both teams are engaged in a scrum, ruck, or maul, it is easy to believe that you have gone back in time to witness one of history's greatest… Continue reading On Rugby
This week I have been surprised by the news coming out of England. On Monday, the country celebrated the brand new life of a royal baby(they named the baby Louis, I am baffled! So French!). Yet, on that very same day, the British government ascertained it's control over it's British subjects by denying another--unroyal--baby the… Continue reading On Choice and Consequence
Last week was a hard week for me. It really was. No exaggerations here! Husband out of town for week two of two weeks, and just me, all alone, with four sick kids. It was a mess. Not to mention me, myself, and I--I was a mess. There were several mad cleaning binges that left… Continue reading On Time
There are things to be done, people, things to be done. In fact, there is a long, long list of those things. So long that I can't even see the end of it. It just stretches out there, into oblivion, and it boggles at my mind. So long that it cramps my style. Maybe even… Continue reading On Creating
I love words. I could read the dictionary, and that would be enough. Who am I kidding? I have read the dictionary. Or parts of it. It's gorgeous. All of those words just waiting to be read, or said, or memorized. Definitely to be used again. Please. One particular word that comes to mind again,… Continue reading On Kids
Because sometimes you need a reason.