Offering hope and encouragement in the face of life’s chaos, Pat Livingston’s good-humored stories are sure to resonate with readers, especially women. Growing up, she believed that if you work hard and—do the right things—all will be well. Then chaos happened, nothing universal—just ordinary, everyday chaos. Now, with wit and wisdom in Pat’s personal stories, she shares with us her lifetime of taming chaos. This Blessed Mess not only invites readers to do the same but assures us that in the midst of all the “craziness” we can discover as she did the seeds of creativity and hope.