Stephen Carter

Stephen Carter is a writer, husband, father, & friend. He lives in Portland with his wife Rachel, and 3 beautiful girls, Avery, Rylee, & Hattie. When he’s not reading or writing, he enjoys a local micro-brew, or a strong cup of coffee. He is passionate about literature, theology, justice, Daniel Day-Lewis movies, U2 records (but with strong reservations about No Line on the Horizon), and believes that the right words can change the world. He can be found on: Twitter: @stephenedwardc

The Chaos That is Mornings With Kids

You know those blissful Monday mornings? The ones where you wake up early, get a head start at the gym, make the kids their organic lunches, and drop them off to school five minutes early, putting you at work early? Me neither. Mondays in our house usually start with me dragging myself out of bed