Category: Parenting

Justine Brashear

Oxygen Mask

I started flying on airplanes when I was 5 years old. My mom would send me on solo trips from Colorado to California to visit my grandparents. I can’t ever imagine doing this with one of my children today, but I keep hearing things were different back then. I remember sitting in the seat paying very …

Justine Brashear

Balance

  At 17 years old, I used to imagine how amazing my life was going to be. I could be anything I wanted to be; a doctor, actress, archaeologist, writer… and whatever I would choose, it would absolutely include world travel. I felt like I had a blank canvas, and I was the artist who …