7 things to do when your child moves away

7 things to do when your child moves away It’s that time of year. Kid moving-away time. I have three sons, and they’re all moving within a 10-day period. One is headed to college, one to physical therapy school, one home to land for a bit while he starts a new...

How to embrace change you don’t really want

How to embrace change you don’t really want I’m at my last college orientation for my last child. I’m struck by several things. It’s not as exciting or traumatic as the first time I did this.It’s still feels mostly terrible.We had to make ourselves buy...

How to pray over your kids without losing sleep

How to pray over your kids without losing sleep Ha! Tricked you. When you’re freaking about kids’ heartaches, you will lose sleep. When you’re worried about their choices or their self-esteem, you will lose sleep. If you struggle over what to say,...

How I pack for the beach (really)

How I pack for the beach (really) I just un-packed my suitcase from having spent a week at the beach. I’m surprised how much it resembles un-packing from a week at camp when I was a little kid. I wore almost none of the things I had packed. Does this happen to...

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