Entries by Amy J

Friends-I-Never-Asked-For

Friends I Never Asked For

Growing up in church has its cons—everyone knows you, and everyone is watching your every action and ready to report you to your parents who serve as deacons, elders, or Sunday school teachers.

Thriving-in-a-Single-Parent-Family

Thriving in a Single-Parent Family

My parents separated when my brother had just turned three and I was going on four. I have no doubt the years following the divorce were extremely tough on my mum, but I have no recollection of them as painful years. Instead, I remember learning how to swim, how to ride a bike, and even […]