My post about putting your spouse first was featured here and there are lots of other posts celebrating how great family life is before and after that one.
I get a lot of questions about our trip to India and what Rising Star was like. I think the coolest thing would be to send my kids there for a summer after they graduate from high school. Elle is already plotting how to get her friends pumped up about going over there with her and doing a month of service. I think she was pretty positively influenced by those amazing kids totally in charge of all the service over there.
Anyway, I thought I would post links to some of their blogs to help squelch any fears anyone may have who may be thinking of sending a high-schooler/post-high-schooler over there. These are some pretty neat girls:
Serious semester abroad in India:
Last thing: I feel so lucky that I got to be one of the authors in the new Power of Moms book that just barely got delivered to my doorstep:
Does that title (and subtitle) get you pumped up or what? I’ve read some of the other chapters and they are really SO good. I can’t wait to sink my teeth into that one…I’m feeling the need for some motherhood inspiration lately. To get your own copy click here.