New Year’s Revolutions

When I was a young girl, knee socks and Easter dress young, confessing my grade school sins to Father Gilmartin was a regular part of my religious education. As an eight-year-old, my sins were pretty tame--more lying to my mother than coveting my neighbor's cattle. Later I would wonder if worshiping at the false altar... Continue Reading →


It’s the end of the world as we know it

"When I was young...." To my utter horror, I have been starting sentences this way. The most recent was a fight with my 8.5 year-old who wanted to do homework research on the iPad, more specifically on Netflix.  I balked.  Though I'm sure he could have found any number of interesting, educational, and informative programs... Continue Reading →

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