Crying over Fried Chicken {and other related thoughts}

As much as I want to deny this, I feel the enormity of this very human need to leave a “legacy”. I often look at my life and wonder what legacy am I leaving if there is no child that shares my family name, parented by Randy and me.

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The Courage to Change

I know. The world is bleak. The world is harsh. The world is dark. We’re fighting a seemingly impossible fight. A fight for humanity. A fight for justice. A fight for just a glimmer of hope at a time in our world when that feels too much to ask. We’re raising kids in this world.…

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I will fight for you

Dear Sally, You need to know that I will always fight for you. When you are 13 months old and pitching a fit on the floor because I told you not to take change out of Granddaddy’s bowl and I have to spank you…that is me fighting for you. When you are five years old…

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