Author: Susan

A long journey back

It’s been four years since my son rang the bell signaling the end of his cancer treatment. Seven and a half since he was diagnosed. Our cancer journey started the day after I made my last post here. Since then…



I don’t want to be longing. I want to belong. I remind myself I am enough…as a friend, mother, wife, home maker…I am enough as I am. I don’t have to be perfect. I am enough as I am. I…


Parenting Fail Turned Into a Win

It was a long afternoon in Chez Thompson. A long, long afternoon. The kid and I got into a situation over the removal of items from my desk without my permission. I’ll spare you the details since I got bored…