Five Years With Miles

Five years ago this month, I was stepping off of a plane in Kinshasa, DRCongo. ...more

Getting Back To Basics- Christmas

Right before the New Year, I had a long talk with myself about this here blog (that often gets very neglected). ...more

A 30 Day Connected Kid Challenge (30 Connection Building Activities)

Sometimes I lose my mom mojo. ...more


He bounds down the stairs every morning the minute he hears the coffee maker come on and leaps right into my arms. ...more

My Elf Is Creepier Than Your Elf

The year we got married, my husband came home one day from his grandmother's with a box of Christmas stuff. ...more

Little Gratitudes

Last night, I sat down with our little people while they wrote out what we are thankful for. ...more

Sadie Is ELEVEN!

Dear Sadie, Today, you turn eleven. ...more

Vacation 2014

It's no secret we love to travel. ...more

Happy 8th Birthday, Scarlett!

Dear Scarlett, Today you are turning EIGHT! ...more

Happy 8th Birthday, Noah!

Noah, Noah, precious Noah, My baby pumpkin. ...more