Why Our Kids Didn’t Celebrate Halloween
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Why Our Kids Didn’t Celebrate Halloween

The land of Halloween – and pretend and make-believe. When the clock struck midnight, Cinderella’s chariot turned back into a pumpkin. The white horses became mice again and her lovely dress diminished into rags. In the land of fairy tales, good things happen to good people and bad things happen to bad people – and…

6 Ways to Make Sunday A Day of Rest and Not a Day You Detest With Kids
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6 Ways to Make Sunday A Day of Rest and Not a Day You Detest With Kids

We were heading back home after sight-seeing in another state for a weekend. My niece was ready to settle down and go to sleep, but her brother pulled out his paper to jot down the last of the money he had spent. All the way there and back, Kevin kept a running tab of the…

“My Next Executive Decision Was to Burst Into Tears”
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“My Next Executive Decision Was to Burst Into Tears”

I have never met Katrina – except through her blog.  My husband is related to folks who are kin to her, but we’re no relation. We’re alike in some ways and different in others.  We’re both  nurses and both writers.  She’s written four books, and I’ve written two. While both of us lost our mothers to…