Life Lessons

Who’s Driving?

“Now, can you close your eyes?” my favorite yoga instructor asks. My arms shake as I hold the pose. Sweat…

Life Lessons

In-Between Times

Soft autumn light colored the world this morning. I hurried outside to see dawn, not satisfied with my window’s limitations….

Life Lessons

Growing Gratitude

The breeze ruffles my hair as I pedal steadily down the path. The smell of  frying bacon wafts from a nearby…

Life Lessons

Tomorrow’s Tomorrow

  Family and friends assemble under the white canopy, murmuring greetings as they find seats. The sun peeks through bubbly…

Life Lessons, Parenting

Dad’s Advice

When my husband and I married, there was an understanding: No Children. “Childless by choice,” I’d tell people, preferring that…