The snow beat down as I gazed out the window at the glistening world of white, a beautiful sight even as the light from a dim sky slowly began to fade. My buzzing thoughts once again had slowed long enough to stray to that forbidden dream, that forgotten longing; the telling dull ache that resonated from deep within my soul. I had been in this place before... in fact, I knew it well. But simply understanding the pain would not soothe it; ignoring it as it tugged on my heart would not make it go away. I was lonely.
The dreaded news came to my house today. As soon as the word hit my ears my stomach began to churn in nervous fear: lice. I know, thank God, it's not cancer. But to a mom of little kids this word holds an incredible amount of terror. We had been exposed, now it was time to … Continue reading Why Do I Worry?