4 Life Lessons From Coaching Hurdles

4 Life Lessons From Coaching Hurdles

It seems like another lifetime ago, but once upon a time, in the early 2000’s – I coached Varsity track.  I was the hurdle coach and I can say with confidence that the lessons I learned went far beyond my coaching skills!  My first year coaching, I was...
One more benefit of cloth diapers – a tight ass

One more benefit of cloth diapers – a tight ass

Before having a child, the idea of cloth diapers gave me visions of a patchouli-scented, dread-lock sporting, braless, hairy-pitted mama – hunched over a dirty toilet, rinsing out her ‘crunchy’ baby’s dirty diapers – and that wasn’t for me. Yet here I am...
30 years of First Days of School

30 years of First Days of School

Today marks exactly 30 years since I began 5-year-old Kindergarten as a four-year-old. Since my parents were divorced and I was attending school where my mom lived, my unbelievably loving and thoughtful father presented me with this necklace. On the front –...