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because life has ups and downs…

Self-Care Sunday: Set a Goal

My husband is a goal setter. Ken’s also a goal-getter.🏆He doesn’t just think about his goals. He acts on them. He’s one of those guys who can’t rest until it’s … Continue reading

November 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

Hanging by a Toe-Nail

For those of you who follow my blog, you might remember a little tale about my daughter’s broken toe. During the summer weights program at her high school, a friend … Continue reading

October 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

Self-Care Sunday: Community

I know that self-care kind of sounds like things you do BY yourself. But- it is really things you do FOR yourself. Being a part of a community is a … Continue reading

September 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

Devastating Loss Brings Outpouring of Love

Kids aren’t supposed to die. Kids most certainly aren’t supposed to die from cardiac arrest following an asthma attack at a high school football practice. Yet, that’s exactly what happened … Continue reading

September 7, 2019 · 1 Comment

When Your Teen Athlete Breaks Her Toe

Our youngest kid is tough. She rarely shows much emotion when she’s been hurt, physically or emotionally. She has been that way since she was a little girl. It’s just … Continue reading

July 26, 2019 · 1 Comment

Setter’s Story: A Volleyball Metaphor for Life

Our teenage daughter is a volleyball player. I take that back. She’s not just a player. This kid lives for volleyball. She’s in the gym for hours on end every … Continue reading

September 16, 2017 · 2 Comments