It’s fun to stay at the…

December 2: GRATITUDE Now that the family has had a membership to the YMCA for almost a full season I am able to step back and see how much it has

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Start the music, light the lights

Not that anyone needs my permission, but I promise not to groan and grumble out loud if I see holiday lights or hear Christmas music. I know so many

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Don’t Wait To Talk About Race

I don't remember having conversations about race and diversity when I was a child. I had Black friends in school, my family had Black friends and

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A Family Dinner Invitation

This post represents a compensated editorial partnership with The Family Dinner Project. Narrative and commentary are my own. My family has been

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Elsewhere, things I have said…

I had every intention of writing more here this week, but I kept sitting on my hands. I had written some pretty raw and open posts for other places