Your Husband Lives Where?

“Your husband lives where?” “Memphis” I say for the second time. This conversation has occurred no less than 100 times in the past two years in a variety of social and professional environments. Yes, I live and work in Kansas City. Our house is here and the nearly grown and flown kids still appear for…

Flat Boys

How do you describe how it feels to be the mom who visits after a lifetime of being “home”

Adventures with Flat Bob

“What are you thinking for dinner tonight? I’m thinking taco salad.” “I think I’m going to make lemon chicken” he says. “Oh, I just had that and have been eating it for lunch the last 2 days.” She started pulling out ground chicken, onion and the makings for taco salad and he was starting to…