Ups and Downs of Technology

  Let's talk technology.  Technology can be a great thing!  I love the fact that I don't have to spend endless amounts of hours at the library, using the microfiche machine to find what I'm looking for.  We have an infinite supply of information (it seems like it) and many ways to cross reference the… Continue reading Ups and Downs of Technology

Tomato Plant

So what does a tomato plant have to do with everyday parenting?  Well, for me quite a bit. My littlest one LOVES cherry tomatoes, he'll pretty much eat them everyday. At the beginning of summer, when I was shopping at Costco, we browsed their outdoor plant selection.  I bought a few hanging baskets for the… Continue reading Tomato Plant

Celebrations

Celebrations, holidays and traditions have always been important to me.  I love having friends and family around sharing in these moments together.  I enjoy the business and surprisingly feel calm in all the chaos.  These times for our children, however,  aren't always viewed as the happy times and they don't always have the same fuzzy… Continue reading Celebrations

Summer Excitement

So many families get excited to have the school year end and summer begin.  I love a bit of a change in pace too.  I'm sure many of us welcome a bit of sleeping in, not being rushed out the door and not having to come up with one.more.lunch., but we're not quite  there yet.… Continue reading Summer Excitement