You just gave birth to a beautiful, healthy baby. All ten fingers. All ten toes. Two big, beautiful eyes stare up at you, and . . . you’re terrified. You’re nervous. You’re depressed and prone to fits of crying. You’re manic and can’t sleep, calm yourself or think straight. You experience wild mood swings in the course of a few […]
Steve M. Grant, author of Don’t Forget Me: A Lifeline of HOPE for Those Touched by Substance Abuse and Addiction spoke at Park City Community Church on May 25th, 2021. Don’t Forget Me tells the story of Steve’s two sons, Chris and Kelly, who took distinctly different paths to the same outcome: death by overdose. Steve shared what he has […]
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) – Utah is recruiting teachers so they can start offering classes for teens with mental health conditions and their parents or caregivers in Summit County. The two-day training is free and includes a teacher’s manual, all materials, and delicious food.
Exactly two years ago, I was preparing for the biggest transition of my parenting life: Sending my kids away to college in two different states. You see, I am a mother of twins. When my first went to college, so did my last. And boy, did it rock my world. Which is why I wanted to share my story, so […]