If you are a woman, you've heard the new word that's floating around town: self-care. Do you feel guilty as soon as you hear that word? Do the reasons you don't indulge in this new hype, pile up in your head? "I don't deserve it." "Women are supposed to work sun-up to sun-down." "I haven't got … [Read more...] about Self-Care: Money Maker, Myth or Miracle?
My sister Lisa and I concocted a plan when she was eleven, and I was fourteen. Being the older of the two, I should have been setting an excellent example for her. Instead, I was dragging her into my scheme. We had been lounging around the living room waiting for Mom to come home one December day … [Read more...] about I Have No Gifts To Bring
I still remember the day we heard that word... autism. I was numb. What does a mother do with a diagnosis that means there is no hope? My hopes and dreams sat shattered at my feet in a thousand pieces that could not be put back together... Twenty-seven years ago, I was handed a baby that scored … [Read more...] about Autism and the BIG Dream.