Growing Up Glad

  • Washing Away Fear

    There is a lot of fear floating around these days, seeping into the bones of Americans, creating unrest and panic in some, leaving most of us confu...
  • Being a Can Person in a World of Cant's

    Last night I parked in the handicap spot at the grocery store. Now don't worry - I have the little placard that says I'm allowed to. However, if yo...
  • On Dreaming and Doing

    The beginning of the year is always a good time to think about and write about goals for the coming year. Christopher and I celebrate our annivers...
  • A Family Introduction

    I promised an introduction to my family in my last blog post, and am excited for you to "meet" the people who mean the very most to me. These are t...
  • A Transition of Love

      It's been a few days since my mom, the original owner of Gladheart Acres, announced that she had sold it to my husband and I. We had signed th...