I have found one of the greatest lessons, and most difficult things required as a parent, is this: LETTING GO. If you think about it, the process of letting go begins at birth. The baby is born. She's been really close to you for nine months. Really close. And what is the first thing that happens? They whisk her away. Your eyes follow the baby closely, looking desperately toward the table where the nurse took…

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Well meaning people say the funniest things sometimes. I've experienced some loss. My Mom passed away when I was in my early 20s, my husband and father of my children died a few years ago, and my Dad a few months after that. My kids and I thought we'd move across the country for a fresh start last year, only to land in a new place with the same old problem: pain. We all get to…

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  THANK YOU for sharing some life with me on the air last week by telling me, if we were writing a book together, what your chapter would be titled in a book on parenting…marriage…a book on being single…even on how to be a better puppy owner! My goal was to get to know you better, but really I learned a TON! Here’s what we learned: Parenting is hard: Popular chapter titles were: “I'm Your Mom: We Can Be…

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“The Things that mattered to me yesterday, do not matter today.” We can learn so much from the survivors -- the people who are determined to make it through after a tragedy. It’s been a week since a shooting in Aurora, Illinois. It took place during a human resources meeting at a manufacturing plant. It’s still on my mind for a couple reasons. It breaks my heart. One life lost was an intern, just 21…

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New is exciting, but also bittersweet. Justin Paul, WAY-FM's Night Show Host, is leaving the show. We're sad to see him go, BUT in this special video message, Justin introduces you to Kelly Corday - your new Night Show Host! Spoiler alert: You're going to love her!   Find your new favorite and get to know Kelly in her "Favorite Things" video!    Hang out with Kelly on WAY-FM every weekday night at 7CT!  Listen…

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