On youth sports and politics

Oh, interesting! I was browsing through my drafts (from a time when I was writing a ton more) and I came across this post – fully written and ready to go. I just never posted it. It’s dated 10/17/15 and I haven’t edited it at all (aside from a stray comma that didn’t belong). Funny […]

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What will they remember about me?

I often wonder how my children will remember me. Friends have shared memories of how they are reminded of their mother when they smell a certain dish. Even how certain kitchens trigger emotions because most the memories they have was of their mother in the kitchen. It’s not unheard of to bond over food, but this goes […]

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Sometimes You Just Have to Feel the Music

I’m what you call a Tom-Boy. I’ve been playing football with the boys (in the rain!) for as long as I can remember. I was the only girl on an all-boys soccer team. I’ve been bruised and landed myself in the hospital a time or two. You wouldn’t exactly call me “graceful” or “delicate.” Not unless grace […]

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