Hitting the High Notes

Today's in-the-car-alone-at-6am-nobody-on-the-freeway-sing-at-the-top-of-your-lungs-and-dance-like-a-fool songs- You should have heard me try to hit those high notes. On second thought, you really shouldn't have. I may have had a pack of dogs following my car.I love 70's music.That is all ....more

On Loss: Thinking Out Loud

Bear with me today if you will. I’m still struggling with dealing with the death of my friend and colleague a few days ago. And since Thursday’s are for Thinking Out Loud, today seemed a good time to get some of my conflicting feelings out ....more

Five Teacher Gifts That Your Child's Teacher Really Wants

"If you want to build a ship, don't drum up people to collect wood and don't assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea."- Antoine de Saint-Exupery It's that time of year. The end of the school year!Can I get a summa summa summa summatime?No more reading logs .. it's summatime!Yippeeeeeee!!! ... !!? ... !?? ... ???Before you sign off on the school year, I'm sure you want to give one last wave acknowledging the teachers in your life....more

Sometimes it doesn't work Pt 3

There are lots of big secrets in the adoption community. The first is that adoption can be hard. Really hard ....more

The Wulf Wedding - Part One

We woke up bright and early on April 18th so excited because it was WEDDING DAY!! Candace was getting married!!! We headed to the hair salon to start getting ready for the big day!...more

Baby DiCristofano | Week 30

Baby DiCristofano is the size of a butternut squash. 16 inches long and almost 3 pounds. He is getting closer to his birth length but he still needs to double his weight! ...more

Pillow Fight NYC 2015

On the first beautiful Saturday afternoon of this month, I planned to meet with a couple of friends to go to Pillow Fight NYC 2015. , organized by New Mind Space . My friends really wanted me to go and since I was going to be in Manhattan for the Macy's Flower Show anyway I thought, "Why not?" ....more

Vegan Sweet Potato Spinach Chickpea Yellow Curry {Gluten-Free}

A rich, creamy and comforting Indian based curry that is vegan, gluten-free and brimming with vibrant flavors from the sweet potatoes, spinach and chickpeas. Ready in 40 minutes....more

On The Go: Paleo Snacks

Portable snacks are a lifesaver around here. Between the kids’ schedules and ours, we...more

We've Had Better Traditions

I like traditions. Traditions are good. My favorite traditions revolve around holidays ....more