Motherhood

When Mama Ain’t Happy

I heard a sermon on Mother’s Day when Big Brother was just about six months old and it has influenced my parenting approach substantially. Many Mother’s Day sermons talk about Mary or Moses’ mother or any of the wonderful women in the Bible extolling the value of motherhood and the qualities we possess as mothers.… Read More When Mama Ain’t Happy

Community, Motherhood, Thoughts on life

Where I Was

There’s a scene in You’ve Got Mail (the best movie of all time) where Tom Hanks has to explain why he stood up Meg Ryan for their first meet-up. He entitles his email “Where I was” and then pathetically begins typing out excuses including, Vancouver, stuck in an meeting, etc., I haven’t been in Vancouver… Read More Where I Was