Perspective

Bless your sweet, over-protecting heart

Bless your sweet, over-protecting heart

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s September 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  article by Rebecca Stewart Particularly in the early stages of parenting, some might say that moms can be…Just a touch, shall we say, control freakish when it comes to our children. Case in point: […]

Dear Mom-to-Be…

Dear Mom-to-Be…

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s May 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  article by Rebecca Stewart When a woman becomes pregnant, it’s often a free-for-all of information. Whether solicited or not, friends, family, co-workers, random strangers in the store are all too-willing givers of the advice, […]

Live and love like there’s no tomorrow

Live and love like there’s no tomorrow

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s February 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  by Rebecca Stewart There’s a basic truth we’re all aware of at some level: None of our tomorrows are promised us. Each day we have with each other – even if it doesn’t always […]

Everyone’s a Winner…Maybe not the worst thing ever?

Everyone’s a Winner…Maybe not the worst thing ever?

Call me crazy—my kids do, but I have some mixed feelings on this make-sure-everyone-gets-a-medal, award or ribbon thing we’ve got going on.  I guess you could call me a realist. In life and in baseball there are clearly winners and losers.  However as I sat and watched my boys at a swim meet 11-hours from […]