Spring Bucket List: Mid-season Check (And Giveaway Winner Announced!)

Remember when I posted about my family goals for spring? I made a mental note to check up on our progress midway through spring ... ... and holy cow we're halfway to summer, you guys! June 21 is coming at us like a roaring F/A-18. Yikes! I have just six more weeks to work through … Continue reading Spring Bucket List: Mid-season Check (And Giveaway Winner Announced!)

Sweet Memories Monday: Christmases Long, Long Ago (Just to Extend the Holiday…)

December 26th. The saddest day of the year for me. Isn't it? Good thing Hanukkah is still going on. Our tree is still up, too, although its needles are dropping off by the hour. For a few more days, then, we'll have Christmas. For us it was a great holiday, and our girls certainly had … Continue reading Sweet Memories Monday: Christmases Long, Long Ago (Just to Extend the Holiday…)

Unlike Cocktails, You Can’t Mix Babies and Parties

It's the truth. The sad, sad truth. Kids and parties just don't mix - because you can't enjoy a party if you have a kid with you. Especially if you have 2+ kids with you. It's just not a party anymore - it's glorified babysitting. (Also called parenting.) Those parties you're invited to when the … Continue reading Unlike Cocktails, You Can’t Mix Babies and Parties