If you’re worried about the future, please don’t. Believe that your best years are ahead of you. Because there are those of us who find you all the more appealing for the battles you’ve won and lost.
Two short years ago, my girls sat at the kitchen table, listening as one half of their soul talked about unhappiness. He shared words about always being there, said they were loved and they would always know this. Many assurances ripped through my being as each began with 'we decided,''we will' and 'we think it is for the best.' My ability to be resilient crumbled as their tears fell, their dreams dashed, their lives inexplicably broken.
Marriage is not easy and parenting, finances, and outside influences sometimes creates minefields of stress, pressure and expectations.
From the time you were a child, odds are that you dreamed of having the perfect marriage.
Mother’s Day Eve® is a moment where moms come together to celebrate each other and the sisterhood of motherhood, the Saturday night before Mother’s Day.
By Julie Buckley. A few years ago, my oldest daughter came out to me as gay.
By Courtney Conover. I no longer think any marriage is immune from this thing called divorce.
The thing about western medicine is that no matter how kind the nurses and doctors are, no matter how cute the hospital room is or what other distractions are available, lots of what happens is inherently traumatic.
I feel very lucky that they returned, like I was given a second chance. In countless ways I feel this way about life too.