Family Day Trips Don’t Have to be Expensive

True story. They don't. Apparently you can take the whole family to do something fun for a whole day without spending upwards of $50 on food and random unjustifiable purchases. Maybe you were already in on this little secret. We've had our fair share of day trips where we hike in a nature preserve, but … Continue reading Family Day Trips Don’t Have to be Expensive

Waiting for Wonder Woman

Dear Daughter, Tom Petty said, “The waiting is the hardest part.” Sometimes you wait for something unknowingly. Sometimes you wait so long that you forget what you were waiting for. Sometimes you wait so long that you forget that you were waiting at all. And when it happens - the thing that you forgot you … Continue reading Waiting for Wonder Woman

Ordinary

I always wanted one of those fancy pregnancy photo sessions. You know the ones – momma looks lovingly down at her belly, warmly flanked by the one-hand-above-one-hand-below-look-at-ma-belly pose as clouds float overhead. Those pictures are so beautiful – extraordinary even. They capture the beauty of a swelling belly, a glowing mother, a proud papa…By the … Continue reading Ordinary