I remember walking into a party shortly after I learned that my book was going to be published. The party was full of people I hold near and dear to my heart and I couldn't wait to share my excitement with them. And I remember one particular person who filled my heart with joy because… Continue reading Empathy isn’t just for the bad times.
Our hearts break when we hear about the challenges you face at home. We see the sadness in your eyes and the slump of your shoulders. It feels like there is nothing we can do to help you. We can't stop your mom and dad from fighting each night. But we can hug you and… Continue reading Let Me Be Your Shield
What's that quote...something about only regretting the things you don't do? Let's go with a quote from Lucille Ball, who said, "I'd rather regret the things I have done than the things I haven't." Four years ago today my mom died. She wasn't even Irish, yet she passed away on St. Patrick's Day. We were… Continue reading What Would Lucille Ball Do?