Why I March

Why I Marched on Oakland

On January 21st, I marched in Oakland as part of the Women’s March on Washington. I know there are some out there who don’t understand what marching accomplishes. I don’t always know the answer to that, but sometimes you feel strongly about things going on in the world and you can’t sit there anymore and do nothing. Sometimes, marching just feels right.

Princesses on Ice

Jack and a little girl at daycare love to play princesses together (well, until she went to preschool).  I would arrive at daycare after work to Jack dressed in a princess costume and an announcement of, “Mama, I’m a princess!” …