Monthly Archives: April 2013

mirror, mirror

Every so often, life presents a reflection other than the one in the looking glass.

It could be a messy kitchen or a cold caught after final exams.

The lightbulb goes off and all of a sudden it’s as clear as a spring day. . .
Something critical has fallen out of my regard.

As parents, the worst of these reflections exhibit themselves in the health and well-being of our children.

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Shining the Light

For the past few days I’ve been waking up with allergic shiners ~ dark and puffy little bags of skin beneath my eyes.

I’ve also been in California, spending the holiday weekend with my family, celebrating Passover and Easter and my son’s spring break.

But what’s up with the shiners?

What’s my body telling me & what do they shine the light on for me to see?

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