Blended Families by Christy Johnson

2016-10-17T16:11:01+00:00 November 30th, 2015|Christy Johnson|

Strolling the aisles of a home décor mall, I spotted a faded turquoise sign hanging on the wall in one of the booths. A trellis of cream flowers provided the perfect accent color for my kitchen. I knew exactly where I’d put it and as long as the price was right, it was going in my [...]

When Your Kids Try to Parent You by Elisabeth Klein

2016-10-17T16:11:05+00:00 November 23rd, 2015|Elisabeth Corcoran|

The transition from married mom to single mom is choppy.  One of the biggest surprises for me was the unexpected role reversal when my kids would occasionally step in to parent me. I picture that hard transition time like a wobbly bridge over a roaring river, with some missteps sending rubble falling into the water [...]