I worked a twelve and half hour day on the acute rehab unit today. Made chili dogs for my sons when I got home and a bowl of sautéed veggies, brown rice and quinoa for myself with a glass of pinot grigo. Worked in my powerpoint presentation for my community health class. And listened to… Continue reading 7 Thing Keeping Me Awake Tonight
The other day while driving to my oldest son's baseball game, this story came on the radio. It's about the producers memories of going on a tour of The National Great Blacks In Wax Museum in Baltimore, Maryland. She recalls with audible disturbance, the traumatic memory she has from her school tours through the museum… Continue reading we need to listen. and shut our mouths.
Finally everyone is in bed and its quiet. I sit to reflect on the day and try to really live it again. The day was full of baseball, cleaning, spending time with the dad and husband who's gone every Saturday, watching the 3rd game in the World Series, feeling really shocked that Detroit hasn't done...anything.… Continue reading I don’t want to miss the point
Gonna keep this short. I was going to say, "...and sweet," but it may just be short.I'm spent. A good deal of energy goes into squatting from a 6 foot position to a kindergarten height to say:Ok now, remember what I showed you in class yesterday? That's what we're going to do now. I'm going… Continue reading Spent
I feel like I'm trying to catch the lesson on forgiveness much like a person would feel who's trying to catch a cup of water by holding a mug out under the Niagara Falls.I know with my head that forgiveness is the crux of Christianity. But its taking me a good two years plus to… Continue reading A cupful of Niagara Falls