New Year’s Eve: Past and Present

There are many times as a parent when you try to see through your exhausted, sleep-deprived haze and remember what life was like before kids entered the picture. I often do this as I try to recall exactly what I filled my Saturday afternoons with. But nothing slaps you in the face with "wow life … Continue reading New Year’s Eve: Past and Present

A Mom’s Christmas List

Maybe you've heard the Christmas song "My Grown Up Christmas List" where X musician sings about wanting to end wars, feed hungry kids, yada yada yada. Well, this ain't that type of list. Mommy has been very good like ok this year and there are a few things I want. You know, if money or reality … Continue reading A Mom’s Christmas List

Wild One

Olivia, you were supposed to be my calm, peaceful child. The child that when you hear complete silence go looking for them in a panic, expecting to find a complete disaster of a room, but are instead delighted to discover that they've been pouring over the carefully curated library of children's books you've amassed for … Continue reading Wild One