Category Archives: Have fun with Family

Designing your perfect day

If you could design a day where you feel stress-free, in the flow, joyful, and peace all in one, what would your perfect day look like and who would you be with and where? Here is mine… Go create yours… … Continue reading

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Only 1

Shedding that pandemic cocoon this year makes summer that much grander. We want out! But didn’t we also learn through the pandemic, we want a slower pace of living? We want to feel less rushed and feel more joy. I’ve … Continue reading

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5 Fun things to do during a Pandemic

(Never thought I’d write those words) THE VENTING WALL: People need to vent. Even little people. Dry erase, washable markers, water colors, or washable crayons work great on bathroom mirrors, tiles and sliding glass doors. You could make one a … Continue reading

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Knock Knock, what’s this?

March means baseball to me. I adore March. I grew up in a Sandlot sort of neighborhood, playing pick-up games with kids all over the block. We played with a tennis ball because somebody’s mom complained…I never played organized sports–just … Continue reading

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the kid in you

We all still have it. You know, that kid inside. Being a grown-up is serious business. Being a parent adds tons more to that responsibility list. Sometimes “being” that grown up clouds that kid part that wants to have fun, … Continue reading

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Ahh Summer…

Summer gives “doing wonderfully nothing” permission…  

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Can you smell it?

Can you feel it? It’s June! No matter how old you are, no matter how busy you are, there is a smell, a color, a feel that matches no other month. It is coming. You feel it way deep inside… … Continue reading

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Better than bubble wrap

Everyone hopes there child will be able to withstand what is “out there” in the world. That first drop off at Kindergarten is often like opening up the cage at the lion’s den and waving, “See you later, I love … Continue reading

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Quietly making the world better

Like a symphony, my last post was written with passion and momentum ending in an expressive crescendo reverencing motherhood. Yet what I really hoped was for it to trigger memories of moments with your mom, or as a mom. There … Continue reading

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Mom’s shake the earth

For all the vomiting. For all the body rearranging, for pain both physical, emotional, and mental… undescribed. For clothes that smell like sour milk. For giving up high heals to sit on the floor or quaffed nails from washing your … Continue reading

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