"I Hate Teenagers"

Those ominous words were spoken from my eleven year old daughter while sitting in the park on Fourth of July.  I loved it!  It was received by our group with laughter, and an acknowledgment that she should know that one day, she would be a teenager. According to her, she would not “hate” herself, because she would definitely not act like that.   From … Continue reading

The Morning Stress Factor

Why is it that the morning seems to be the worst time of day? You would think it should go smoothly. Usually people have just awoke from a long extended period of sleep, feeling refreshed and ready to start the day, right? I know, I know, that’s a pipe dream!But seriously….usually I feel like “OK new day! I get to … Continue reading