Saving Superwoman

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We had a professor in graduate school that everyone referred to as “Superwoman.” I am sure she would have been embarrassed if she had known that was her nickname. Among many other admirable qualities, she was humble and nothing about the way she carried herself asked for this title. But while buried in research and living ...

A Great Man

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Splash Mountain was my favorite ride at Disneyland and I was not willing to delay the experience. Despite the obvious long line, I convinced myself that a trip to the bathroom could wait. The line wove through the dark, damp corridors of the artificial rock formations and after waiting over an hour, our family of ...

On Changing The World

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There’s something about that “Pomp and Circumstance” song that gets me every time. Last Thursday’s graduation ceremony was no exception. I was a sentimental mess before that sweet girl was halfway down the aisle. There is something really special that happens when someone lets you in behind the doors that we are too often taught ...

Any Story

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Maybe it’s that Valentines Day has recently come and gone. Or, perhaps it’s the fact that we are about to move from being a family of two to a family of three. Whatever the reason, I find myself feeling a little nostalgic about this sweet season and feeling so grateful for the man I married. ...