Not too long ago, my mother told me “to make sure I take time to reflect.” She said in-so-many-words that “reflection gives us time to process, to make sense of our lives, and to put things in perspective.” She is right. I am reflective by nature—I observe, think, reflect, and then I write. However, my […]

A Week Full of Adventure

Our Week Full of Adventure began with a trip to Hunting Island State Park for Memorial Day weekend. Eddie and I have been married for fifteen years in September, and this is the first time we have been able to join our extended family for the holiday weekend. Usually, Eddie was deployed somewhere in the […]