• only two kids

    December 13, 2017

    I’ve always avoided using the word ‘only’ when referring to the number of children in a family (I do slip up at times and…

  • Thanksgiving

    November 28, 2017

    Thanksgiving 2017 from Michelle Lehnardt on Vimeo.
    Dear Xander and Lizzy,

    Before I tell you about Thanksgiving, I have to tell you that we saw ‘Wonder’…

  • Hans at 21

    November 21, 2017

    Because Hans spent the past two years in Madagascar, he hasn’t had a birthday at home since he was in high school; he hasn’t…

  • do what you think is right

    November 16, 2017

    When Ben asked how I was doing, I didn’t expect to burst into tears.

    It had been a rough week. Failed projects, miscommunications, wasted efforts….