No One Told Me This Could Happen

No One Told Me This Could Happen

By Kristina A little over three years ago, I endured the toughest trial of my adult life.  There’s not a birth or baby class detailed enough to prepare someone for the mental health challenges that I was about to come up against. I wasn’t even slightly aware of...
Bad Behavior

Bad Behavior

Written by Karm I am keenly aware that my 12-year old child’s behavior is due, in part, to the behaviors modeled by his parents. And although I feel I have always known this, and try to remember it during stressful moments in our home, I know that I have failed at...
Losing My Religion

Losing My Religion

by Karm My family and I went to Mass this morning. My husband and I were both raised as Roman Catholics, and are raising our son the same. These days, we’re getting to Mass about twice a month. Not fulfilling our weekly obligation, but as the home manager, I am doing...
Trying

Trying

By Marie At 53 years old, I thought I’d have more figured out by now.  But here I am still worrying about whether or not I’m excelling as much as I should at work, about finding a man to spend my life with, am I pretty, am I kind, am I smart, what do other people...