Closing Time

June 2, 2014

Every New Beginning Comes From Some Other Beginning’s End. We have a newly minted middle-schooler in our home, as Tessa closed out her elementary school career last week, marked by her school’s Continuation Ceremony. The last month or so has been a mashup of transition meetings, girl drama, growing pains, anxiety anticipation, and, of course, […]

Don’t blink

August 21, 2013

Well, I’m not the kind to live in the past The years run too short and the days too fast – Al Stewart ~~~~~ Today. 2012. 2011 2010 I, on the other hand, haven’t aged at all.

The Day I Became a “Real” Mom

July 11, 2013

Remember my anticipation around the Mother’s Day-themed Listen To Your Mother Show two months ago? How ner-cited I was? The video is now available! For those of you not able to attend the show, here’s “The Day I Earned My Mom Badge,” about the moment I knew I had become a “real” mom. Who knew […]

Perfect Moment Monday: Tessa guest posts

June 23, 2013

Tessa and I have collaborated on our joint Perfect Moment, which you’ll find below after a bit of a setup. On a designated day each week, our Vino Support Group gets together, kids and all. Over the summer we moms take turns planning that afternoon’s activities. A hike, painting pottery, running through the town fountain […]