Freedom of Choice Rooted in My Family Tree

Abortion was a topic in my house this year.  Our U.S. 2016 Presidential election stirred up this conversation along with immigration and freedom of speec and others.  And before I was ready, I found myself in a position of explaining these weighty issues to my 9-year-old daughter and 14-year-old son.  Finding the right wording for … More Freedom of Choice Rooted in My Family Tree

Election Depression

The elction results and aftermath fallout has many thrown into deep stages of grief (Kubler Ross, 1969): denial and isolation, anger, bargaining, depression, acceptance.  Cycling through various stages feels often like Dorothy tumbling through a Kansas tornado leaving us bewildered, exhausted, and upset.  No doubt.   Before liquidating your assets and escaping to the Dominican … More Election Depression