The Superhero Stance

A few weeks ago I watched a TED talk on Netflix about how to develop a “more confident you” through what they called “power poses.” Like an animal asserting its territory or like Superman, if you “power pose” for at least three minutes it will have an effect on your self-confidence to be able to…

May I Have Your Attention

Jessica, my middle sister, finally got the attention she always desired.  She said something to this effect during her wedding on Friday while standing between her 4 siblings, in her white dress, during the barrage of pictures. The truth is, Jessica has always had the attention of most everyone she has met.  This is not because…

Memories and Anticipation

I don’t know how you feel about weddings. Do you cry? Are you overcome by the display of love by the bride and groom? Do you sit through the ceremony dreaming of what deliciousness could possibly be served at the reception? Well, I went to one this past weekend. It was my little sister’s wedding.…

Teeth and Hope

One of Hannah’s top teeth is loose.  This is not the first time though.  At the end of last year, she discovered the first loose tooth on the bottom.  From the moment she found it she didn’t stop wiggling it until she finally let her Daddy pull it out.  It is quite a milestone in the life…