Kaiser Mommy

Choose Joy. Every Time.

Dearest Missouri

I’ve been an Arizona girl in the land of the silicone and sunsets. I’ve been a Minnesota girl with the all things fried on a stick at the State Fair. I’ve been a Kentucky girl surrounded by the history of Mary Todd Lincoln and beautiful tree lined streets and horse fields and bourbon. I am the prodigal child. I leave, I berate her, I ignore her. She waits for me… Read More

The Butterfly Lover and the Man Who Loved Her

When I was in grad school, one of my responsibilities was seeing clients in our clinic for speech therapy. We had to have so many adult and so many pediatric hours. I was dead set on getting a peds internship, so I begged and begged for adult hours in the clinic. I knew of the Butterfly Lover and the Man Who Loved Her only by reputation. We went to their.. Read More