{A Good Mother}

What does it mean to be a good mother? Limits, but it’s also that tender balance of sweet unconditional grace, even total acceptance and then, the hard core follow through that is so tough for me to do. Rules, limits, follow through. You can’t let them totally fail, but falling down every once in a…

There is a Woman: Reflections on Motherhood

There is a woman who makes raising up children and being at-home seem the most gratifying and beautiful tasks in the whole world. I want to believe it is a noble task and I read her blog, if a bit unfaithfully.  When I remember again, I go there and I seem to gorge on her…