12South Family!

I had a recent discussion about what family is with a six year old. Being young and having experienced less, his initial view of family was very literal. At six, family is often defined as your mom, dad, cousins, and grandparents. As adults we tend to form our own families. We get married, for example, and embrace … Continue reading 12South Family!

Give the Gift of Presence!

It's December and the holiday chaos has officially begun!  I love the holidays but it can be a stressful time of year.  There is pressure to find gifts for everyone under the sun.  What do you give your child's teacher? The neighbors? Your girlfriend from college who you haven't seen in a year?  These people … Continue reading Give the Gift of Presence!