Growing up, the only tattoos I saw were in movies (usually the bad guy) or on TV. Years of living and working in Seattle have largely erased any biases or misconceptions I had about tattoos, because I know that a tattoo can mean anything from “I just love dolphins,” to “I want to honor my mom with her name on my bicep.” Tattoos are just another way to express oneself, and our generation is embracing it.

Cooking with my partner is a beautiful element of our relationship. Here’s why it’s special to us.

Few things bring me more joy

I know my time is limited as a foster mom. Here’s how I’m making the best of it.

Being afraid of or angry doesn’t serve anyone