Crossing Over to New Generations

Does anyone have those hobbies, sayings, ways of doing things that are just part of your family? As in, ‘It’s a Jones’ thing’ or something of the like. For me, my mom’s side of the family is a crafty and creative bunch. Along with being avid readers, they also writers, photographers, drawers, painters, knitters, crocheters,…

Tears, T, and York Peppermint Patties

Sometimes you realize you’re in the middle of change, the beginning of a new chapter, without fully embracing it. You know it’s coming, but you operate matter-of-factly rather than emotionally. Then when you get the chance to let it sink in, you’re at its mercy knowing nothing you do will stop it or slow it…

Checks and Balances

A week or so ago, I had the idea to write down how I would ideally like to be as a parent, should I ever become one. Current parents, go ahead and roll your eyes. Now, I get it’s different when you’re in the situation, but I also feel like it’s worth jotting down things…