I Am The Baseball Mom I Never Thought I’d Be…

NOTE: reposting from April 2014) I am a baseball mom. I was at a bunch of stores this week getting the right cleats and a new glove for the start of the new season. I went through the drawers and bins to be sure all the baseball pants are ready and all the “cold gear” and “heat gear” are set. I …

Taking the Wheel to Steer Through One Major Obstacle…

(Originally posted June 17, 2015) 15 years ago I became a mom. 15 years ago I held a perfectly healthy baby boy.  I noticed how strong he was: “He’ll be a great athlete”, I thought.  I noticed how engaging he was: “He’ll have lots of friends” I thought.  The plans and dreams were pouring through my mind as I wondered …

Sorority Sisterhood: Is it all it’s cracked up to be…

Originally posted July 8, 2015 ZTA is forever Back in the 90s when I was a collegiate ZTA, there was a line in one of our rush skits that said “When we say ZTA is forever, we mean ZTA is forever.”  It was a fun skit and that was a great line… but I had no idea just how much …