LIVING THE BIG STUFF

Wow—Celebrating 20 years!

By | March 30th, 2017|Living The Big Stuff|

Ten years ago, a few days before he left this Earth, Richard stood in our kitchen talking about how he couldn’t believe it had already been ten years since he had written Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff. He said, “Kris, the beauty of this book series is that every ten years there’s a new generation of readers--people who need these books.”

This Warmed My Heart

By | December 29th, 2016|Living The Big Stuff|

As you know, this month of December carries so many poignant memories for me--and for my girls, too.

Honestly, I generally don’t like to remember December 13th. It’s a day laden with heavy memory, a marker of grief. This year, though, that day marked the tenth anniversary of Richard’s transition--of “our” transition--and I wanted to commemorate him.

Let’s Love America to Greatness

By | November 10th, 2016|Living The Big Stuff|

Let’s make America great again. Yes, let’s do just that.

We have a new President. He’s the wild card, the Trump card played by a surprisingly large number of Americans who wished to be heard. He led with hatred, he spoke with aggression, yet he’s been voted into one of the greatest positions of leadership our world knows.