The C(h)ristmas Letter – Pandemic Edition | nylc11.wordpress.com

It is time for the yearly C(h)ristmas letter, and I’ve been all out of words this year as I’m sure many of you can understand. My motivation for marching on are my children. They are truly never idle. Even on a bad day the quote on my desk – “Do or do not. There is … More The C(h)ristmas Letter – Pandemic Edition | nylc11.wordpress.com

Book Review: Growing Sustainable Together | nylc11.wordpress.com

Growing Sustainable Together by Shannon Brescher Shea is a book for parents, but really it is for anyone who is interested in changing their life. Shannon, a self-proclaimed environmentalist, does a nice job detailing each chapter with examples from her life while she is trying her best to live sustainable, work, and raise her two … More Book Review: Growing Sustainable Together | nylc11.wordpress.com

Dear Daughter, you were never mine | nylc11.wordpress.com

Dear Daughter, Your first Mother’s Day approaches and I am excited for you. Surely you have expectations, hopes, and dreams. It is my sincere wish that everything will come true. Eventually. But as you likely figured out by now, life is what you make of it. We aren’t close. You’re not actually mine. I have … More Dear Daughter, you were never mine | nylc11.wordpress.com