Life’s Little Catastrophes and the Resilient Mom

By Jennifer A. Williams When my son was only two, he and I had just picked up a vanilla sponge cake from the bakery, a special order for a friend’s surprise birthday party. I carefully tucked the square white box on the floor between the two front seats of our family mini van. Parking in our driveway, I unhooked the quick-release on my son’s carseat so he could climb down, and I got out of the … [Read more...]