How Did Mom’s Words Get In My Mouth?

So Many Silent Promises: I Would Never Repeat Mom’s Words! I imagine you were very much like me growing up. You swore you’d never say the same ridiculous things to your child that your mother said to you. And yet, as much as I swore I’d never do it, there was more than one occasion […]

Motivate Yourself & You’ll Find Hope

It’s Tough to Motivate Yourself When You’ve Lost Hope “What can I do for fun?” Do you remember asking that question during summer vacation as a kid? What did it take to motivate you? I asked the question above frequently. No other girls lived in my neighborhood. My brother and his friends surely didn’t want to […]