Writing The Decent Mom: What I Share with Sarah Ban Breathnach

Writing another article for The Decent Mom has been on my mind for weeks now. Inspiration finally struck me as I listened to Oprah interview Sarah Ban Breathnach. The interview is great. Love or hate Oprah, her interviewing skills are beyond reproach and her Super Soul Conversations never fail to impress. Ban Breathnach's genius book, Simple Abundance, … Continue reading Writing The Decent Mom: What I Share with Sarah Ban Breathnach

The Decent Mom Returns!

I've been missing The Decent Mom, have you? If you've been wondering where I fell off too...life happened, as it always does. Things got intensely busy in the fall when I started taking college classes. Then my sister-in-law passed away suddenly, which led to our adopting our beautiful niece. It's just been insane! Things are … Continue reading The Decent Mom Returns!

Road Trip On Their School Break: It’s Easier (And Cheaper) Than You’d Think

To fly my family anywhere it'd cost us at least $1000, and that just isn't going to happen at this stage in our life.  We love to travel, and it's important to us to show the kids how different parts of our country are alike but very different.  In order to have some fun traveling … Continue reading Road Trip On Their School Break: It’s Easier (And Cheaper) Than You’d Think