Teaching kindness may be more important now than it has ever been. Every day we are confronted with new reasons to turn off the news: gun violence, assault, terrorism, climate change, bullying. We may be statistically safer than we’ve ever been, but it sure doesn’t feel like it. Watch the news, and the world can […]
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2017 started off with a bang. Literally. A bang straight to the ground. My 20 month old (at the time) was so excited to start the day, she was running around our island. It was a fall like any other. One she had done a million times. But this time, instead of catching the fall […]
My husband and I are finally catching up on sleep after a handful of years where consistent sleep just didn’t happen. So why, WHY am I still so tired? The worry. The worry makes me tired.
Enjoy your sleep while you still can! You’re going to be a lot more tired once that baby arrives! You’ll never sleep again! As soon as people find out that you are pregnant, they love to tell you all about the sleep you will never have. It’s a bit terrifying for new parents-to-be, and for many […]
As soon as my daughter could sit on the counter, we began baking together. We bake for play dates, for neighbors, for my husband’s coworkers, and for ourselves. The value of baking with little ones extends far beyond the delicious end product. Here are some reasons why we bake: Bonding: There’s nothing better than spending […]