Where Are We Going So Fast?

Mary TeckYear of the Pilgrim

Welcome to the Well-Read Mom Blog! We are very excited to bring you a new way to connect with Well-Read Mom, and we hope you will find this a place of help and encouragement in your daily living.  To kick off our new Blog, we’ll share a word from Well-Read Mom founder, Marcie Stokman. This letter comes from our ‘Year of the Pilgrim’ Reading Companion. If you are interested in more great information and reflections, become a Well-Read Mom member and receive your own Reading Companion! “You go too fast.” Pete cautioned me, “Slow down coming into the driveway.” “Hurry up kids,” I’d order when we’d stop at a gas station. “You have five minutes to be back in this van. Go fast!” Once, with six kids in tow, I pulled into Dave’s Pit Stop. As the kids tumbled out, so did a bottle, a few books, and more miscellaneous clutter. “We’re going to make this fast!” As the baby wailed in the car seat, I filled the tank, conscious of the scene we were making. In record time, we were buzzing down Highway 210. Frantically, a man passed us on the road indicating that something was wrong. I pulled … Read More