I met Maria twenty years ago when we had both had new babies, and were taking our kids to homeschool swimming lessons. Maria was full of life, fun, laughter, and had a big smile. I admired how she made living with a large family, look so easy. But life took a different turn for Maria. Read her story … [Read more...] about Inspiring Women: Life With Maria
Do you and your husband have different outlooks on your marriage? Do you butt heads and have a hard time finding common ground? My husband Vance and I used to be that couple... Vance is the king of one-liners. It's one of the things I love about him. Most of them are romantic one-liners. I'm pretty … [Read more...] about When My Husband Fell For A Double-Dog-Dare
My mother, Joan, was young when she became a single parent, just thirty-three years old. I was the second oldest in our family of four kids and ten years old at the time. Mom moved her children to Nova Scotia to be near her parents when she and my dad separated. We traveled the CN Rail for two days … [Read more...] about Trash the Daddy Movement.