For my middle son’s sixth birthday, he received a really cool shirt.
I remember it vividly because when he opened the wrapping paper, he said, in his louder-than-should-be-possible-kid-voice, “AWESOME! My first new shirt.”
All of the parents in the room turned their judgy eyes on me. I stammered about how he was ...
It’s okay to cry.
Truer words have never been spoken and, as a mom of boys, one of my least favorite phrases has always been: boys don’t cry.
The statement is not only terribly unfair, but also grossly inaccurate.
Because, guess what; boys do cry. And they should be allowed to. Without being made to feel like ...
Family photo season is quickly approaching.
As a professional photographer in my not-online-life here are some tips that I hope help you as you and your family make time to smile pretty for the camera.
Picking a Family Photographer
1. Set a budget. Remember how when you’re planning your wedding, it was so easy ...
I was a co-sleeper by choice.
Judge if you must, but it’s what worked for us.
It was easier to nurse. It was easier so soothe my colicky baby. It was easier because we lived in a tiny townhouse with at least one of those newborns and no way was I walking down two flights of stairs to get a baby in the dead of night. ...
At our house, St. Patrick’s Day is sort of a big deal.
Nope, we’re not Irish, but we do have a child who celebrates his birthday on the happy holiday. So, we always go green that day in the spirit of my honorary Irishmen.
To celebrate, I was planning to share with you a great breakfast recipe for green eggs and ham that ...