A Christmas Adventure

We had plans to go snowshoeing on this Christmas Day for a couple weeks.  We live about an hour away from a winter wonderland playground in the Sierra Mountains.  This morning, we checked the weather report and saw that the third storm of the week was coming in today....

Counting Blessings?

This is a tough time of year for me. Family time growing up wasn’t perfect.  Holidays always had the appearance of “happy” – all the trappings were there – but life with an alcoholic parent is ______ (fill in the blank).  I’m not...