The school year is over and I’m so proud of everything my girls accomplished. Look out summer, here we come! … More School’s out for summer!
A letter to my Little Mouse for her 7th birthday… … More Happy 7th birthday, Little Mouse
The other day my husband pointed out a phone booth; a rare sight, nowadays. The Little Bird asked what it was, and D explained that there was a time when not everyone had a cell phone, or that even there was a time where those didn’t exist. After the shock and awe of such a … More #socialmom
It’s no secret that I love 90’s music. I grew up listening to it, clubbing to it, and it is woven into all the memories – both good and bad – of my life. I’m specifically speaking of 90’s hip hop and dance music. There is something about the songs that pumped out of the … More Music Monday: Finesse
I’ve more than dipped my toe into Young Adult fiction lately and I’m realizing that my initial hesitation was that it would be too “young”. I am learning that I’m wrong. There is much to be discovered from a good YA book. I mean, I grew up reading it. Some of my fondest memories … More Wonder: Book Review
I know it’s summer and school is out. I’m super-happy that I don’t need to make lunches until September. I only need to worry about myself. Which is nice for a change. I’m a mom of a soon to be first and fourth grader. So I would not consider myself a rookie mom any longer. … More School lunch lunacy
Sayonara Grade 3. It’s been a blast! Some of you might remember the tears, the frustration and the battle we were having with the Little Bird at the start of the school year, most specifically related to Grade 3 math. After a few of these battles, and hours and hours of homework, I went looking … More Sayonara Grade 3