Flipping Pancakes and Other Anxiety-Inducing Moments

Despite having flipped what must be thousands of pancakes in my lifetime, there is still a moment when my stomach clenches just prior to turning the spatula. It’s funny because nothing all that [...]

Perfect vs. Wonderful

I have always loved dinner parties. There is something so festive about drawing a meal out for hours, chatting and laughing with a handful of friends. I particularly like to host dinner parties, [...]

Avoid Avoiding

What do you avoid? It doesn’t have to be a big thing, though it might be. Just take a look in your mental mirror and find something you avoid. My son (as well as every single 17 year old male [...]