Homework: The Bane of Parental Existence

Homework is essential. Or so they say. The statement was being debated on Facebook over shared meme. I have mixed feelings about homework. Parents make plans to be organized during the school period, but things don’t always work out the way they ought to. A late day coming home...

Music: My Warm Cloak and Magical Ray of Sanity

Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir sings “All of my help cometh from the Lord“. I totally agree with that and some of that help for me comes in the form of music. Music can be a powerful tool to help cope with the rollercoaster rides of life. It has the ability...

Building Bridges: One Less Lonely Mother in the World

It can be fantastic. It can be frustrating. It can be scary. Life can, that is. That’s what 42 years on this earth has taught me. What can make it seem more difficult is the feeling that we’re all alone in our struggles, that no one understands what we’re...