Rising Above Adversity

Some of you may be aware that on April 15 of this year, I had a fall while exercising that resulted in a concussion – my first (and hopefully last) concussion. As the mother of a teenager who has played high-impact sports basically since he could walk, I’ve been hearing about the dangers of concussions for years, but had no idea how debilitating, how deflating, how difficult to overcome a concussion can really be, not until I actually experienced one… Read More »

Tribute to My Sister, Kime

So – most people who know me know that my sister, Kime, and I are about as different as you can be. It doesn’t impact how much I love her – it just is what it is and it’s always been that way. That being said, I am writing this blog post as a tribute to one of the best moms I’ve ever seen or known, who happens to also be my sister. This past weekend, I had the true… Read More »