“Mombits”

Where would we be without the advice of our mothers? The title “Mombits” is a takeoff on “tidbits” – a choice or pleasing bit of anything.  These pearls of wisdom from mothers are definitely choice and definitely pleasing. I’ve been...

Happy Mother’s Day! Got Any Applesauce?

I was a brand new mom in a brand new neighborhood about as far removed from my college friends as one could be. Having a baby definitely changed my life and began a brand new Chapter. I hadn’t made a lot of friends who were also mothers so I was thrilled when...

Molly’s Story

The funny thing about talking to people about their Chapter3 story is when the interview takes on a life of its own, starting in one place and ending up somewhere completely different than I expected. Such was the case with Molly Clark Kircher. Molly is the Senior...

If You Want Successful Kids, Let Them Fail!

Master’s Champion Jordan Spieth.  I was as fascinated listening to his comments and seeing his poise as I was watching him play the game. The emotion of his parents, Shawn and Chris Spieth, put a lump in my throat too.  I can’t wait to hear more from them....

Listen! The Dogs Are Whispering!

I’m a dog person.  It’s not that I don’t like cats.  I’ve just never been around cats so I don’t understand them the way I understand dogs. Pets are significant creatures through all the Chapters in our lives.  They become part of the...