Shedding the Guilt about Parenting

Every day, we are bombarded with images of perfect parents, with their perfect kids, in their perfect homes, doing perfect things. Rarely do we contend with helping others with angst or a difficult situation. We're so used to perfection, or a meme telling us how to achieve it, that we've missed the normalcy or even… Continue reading Shedding the Guilt about Parenting

Couch to 5K…If I Live Through It.

So, I started running. Ok, I began a program called Couch to 5K. I'm doing the treadmill plan, which is in there somewhere, but I just finished running so I'm too tired to look for it. I'm on Week 4, but it's actually Week 5. Confused? So am I. Well, the idea is that you… Continue reading Couch to 5K…If I Live Through It.