I'm preparing for my spiritual master cleanse with the arrival of the Jewish holidays Rosh Hashanah (the Jewish New Year) and Yom Kippur (the Day of Atonement), which are the dynamic holiday duo that offer a fresh start and an opportunity for introspection. Here's a partial list of who I need to ask forgiveness from.
Sometimes my well-being rests in the hands of a 20-year-old college student. Crazy, right? I didn't even want my well-being resting in the hands of a 20-year-old college student when I was a 20-year-old college student!
My sweet preschooler -- the one who says that he swallows my kisses so they can live in his heart -- recently tried to take up arms. That's right: The gun phase had intruded on our peaceful homestead, and I was not having any of it.