skip to content

Recent Blog Posts

985AA8EC-CE00-4D31-BDA3-1A705BDA3D2A

Dynamic Duos and “The Guy with the Hoe”

Today makes seventeen halloweens. And I have very little to do with any of it.  I’m now the comfy lady [...]
Read more
03DD1505-30F1-42FD-AD95-A1DC568B5036

Juggling the Glass and the Plastic

I read recently about an interview with author Nora Roberts, where someone asked her how to balance writing and kids. [...]
Read more
Guys

Brick Wall

We are at the life stage where the boys come home late at night after a shift at work or [...]
Read more
Hoco

Gentlemen’s Academy

Somehow, I have become the mom sitting by the mirrors outside the men’s dressing room, while the sons try on [...]
Read more
8BC3A520-745C-42BC-9AD9-7E0130ADE254

What the Disney Business Model Taught Me About Parenting

  “Coming up with a new recipe to feed the family, or even putting together a presentation for a new [...]
Read more
29276AEB-F549-4616-A790-027ACF75E79A

The Naked Movie

I am writing in the library today. A mom and her little girl – probably four years old – walked [...]
Read more
Dad

Thirteen Lessons I Learned from My Dad

Thirteen Things I Learned from my Dad: 1. If you’re going to get in trouble at school, let it be [...]
Read more
654A0E55-1620-4639-BB45-D34EB0C65E53

Thank you, Mary.

I remember when each of my boys was born, the sweet relief of holding them, meeting them, beginning this new [...]
Read more
3E209D57-385A-420E-A505-B5372D687688

The Great Denim Skirt Debate of 1993

Everybody who becomes an adult has to be fourteen once, and it’s a rough time of transition for everybody involved [...]
Read more
1774FA6A-AF3E-45D8-8BBE-5EFFD5E68D16

On Dating the Daughters

“Mom, I asked her to be my girlfriend. But don’t worry – I talked to her dad already.” “You asked [...]
Read more
22304F36-D148-4286-940E-72145B56E045

Raindrops, Bicycle Gears, and Morrie

Three things have happened, and they are sorting themselves into the same space of my mind, as if they belong [...]
Read more
DE88E82E-C21B-4485-8573-B6ECC649C699

Today, I Said Thank You.

Today, I said thank you to the Starbucks barista who made my Pumpkin Cream Cold Brew, even though she is [...]
Read more
6E3A1570-50C0-4D0F-9542-2716609FB736

“… but I don’t know what to say.”

When my family goes away for a bit, things fall to pieces. When we got on the cruise ship in [...]
Read more
Social Studies

Front Lines and Finish Lines

This is the final week of distance learning, a household term that nobody knew three months ago. This week, we [...]
Read more
Leisure

So Much “Leisure Time”

Back when I was navigating the long days with little people, some researchers endeared themselves to me with a released [...]
Read more
ranch dressing

Ranch Dressing and Orgasms

“Mom, did you know they make ranch dressing seasoning?” one son says. “I feel like she bought that already,” says [...]
Read more
Where Is JEsus

Our Loudest Easter Story

I wanted to send this story to you on Easter morning or the night before, but things got away from [...]
Read more
My little guys

Jesus Didn’t Parent Toddlers: A Love Letter to the Parents of Littles

Parents of Preschoolers and Toddlers, this season is the real deal, isn’t it?  You are in the t-r-e-n-c-h-e-s. When my [...]
Read more
March

The Collective Reflective

Have you noticed? We have become people who are counting. We are counting things. We are counting days. We are [...]
Read more
dinosaur

Sparkly, Shiny Promises

A few years ago, I kept things lively with a special treat for the boys each day of spring break. [...]
Read more

You Are Safe Now

Available April 9, 2024

This Book Is for You

Now Available
A book about falling in love with the Bible

Just. You. Wait.

Now Available
#1 New Title on Amazon in Christian Inspiration

You Can Do This

Now Available
#1 New Title on Amazon in Women's Issues!

Let's Pretend We're Normal

Now Available
#1 Bestseller on Amazon in Single Parenting

And Life Comes Back

Now Available
#1 in Denver Post: Nonfiction Paperback and Finalist for 2015 Christian Book Award
© 2015-2024 Tricia Lott Williford. All Rights Reserved. Site by Concept To Web.