Slow Down – Tara Bernardin

Sometimes it’s hard. There has been dies when the tears flowed freely and often. There have been weeks when things seemed so terrible I felt that I couldn’t be the mother or the spouse I needed to be to my family. I would run but even my body was betraying me. After even some moderate […]

Best Memory of My Dad – Tara Bernardin

The most enduring memory I have of my father is from my wedding day. It was beautiful June day and we had an outdoor wedding.  He was getting ready to walk me down the aisle.  My father was holding my hand. I’ve always felt so safe when my dad was holding my hand, like there […]

Why Art is Important – Explained by Tara Bernardin

“Anyone can do that.” That is a saying that rubs me the wrong way when it comes to things that people accomplish with the gifts they have. I have heard that in reference to art. Art is not just painting or drawing. To me, art encompasses painting, drawing, architecture, sports, food, music, etc. Some people […]