While I am not the most chatty person on the Internet, there are certain blogs that I love to read. One of my absolute favorites is Deb’s The Monster In Your Closet blog. I love how her writing makes me think and helps encourage me. It is from her writing about blogging that I realized […]

I tend to be hard on myself. For example, I recently helped in a summer camp for elementary-age children. At one point, a younger boy was obviously upset. I tried to help him feel better, but the situation rapidly became worse. Finally, I realized that my attention was feeding it. I stepped a bit away, […]