The Empathy & Self-Care Balance

I recently went to my first “parent-teacher” meeting at daycare – my daughter is four.  It went something like this: Teacher: “Your daughter shows so much empathy, it’s really amazing!  Not …

The Rebirth of Cool

Before I became a mother, I vowed that having kids wouldn’t change my fabulous life. I’d make sure that my kids would work around my schedule, not vice versa. I’d …