Author Archives: ImperfectionsinProgress

A Conversation About Compassion|#1000Speak

Compassion says, “I may not fully understand what you are going through, but I am truly sorry that you are going through it. Let me ease your burden, even if it is in some small way.” It does not matter how … Continue reading

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The Cost of Procrastination

We put off repairs to the van for what seems like stupid reasons now. The decision to wait on getting one thing or another checked out and repaired was the best we could make at the time.There was always something more important … Continue reading

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Regularly Scheduled Chaos

After a serious case of writer’s block, the fun that is the entire holiday season (from Halloween to New Year’s) and multitude of birthdays at the start o the year, Imperfections in Progress is back! For now, I’m going to stick to a … Continue reading

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Strange Bedfellows

I never thought I would come out in defense of Kim Kardashian. In fact, the whole Kardashian family is barely on my radar, aside from the occasional romp through my news feed. I’ve never been bothered by the fact that … Continue reading

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Uncaptured Memories

One of my most favorite memories from when my older two kids were about  5 and 3, back in 2005, is not one that is captured by picture or video. It was in the fall, as the Monarch Butterflies made … Continue reading

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It’s Not My Place

It’s not my place to judge whether or not your lifestyle is right. It’s not my place to judge whether or not you are a good parent. It’s not my place to judge whether or not you are a good spouse. It’s … Continue reading

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Forgiveness vs. Permission

My kids and I were watching television the other day and a commercial came on. I can’t remember exactly what the commercial was advertising, other than it being for a tv show. One of the characters in this commercial made a … Continue reading

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