Archive for September 2016

Why This Adoptive Family Is Choosing Clinton In The Presidential Election

As the 2016 election draws near, politics are a frequent topic in our house. The nine-year-old and the thirteen-year-old are aware of the issues at stake. The six-year-old asks questions frequently; she is trying to make sense of why there is an electric current of anxiety in the air of our nation. She asked me... Read more »

The Silent Scream: When the Parenting Writer Self-Censors Because It's the Right Thing To Do

It’s a Sunday morning. I’m sitting across from my husband at Starbucks during our precious ninety minutes of free time while the girls are at Sunday school. There is so much to process, so much living that happens each and every day. I blog infrequently now, mostly due to the fact that my children are... Read more »