Cocoa Daisy Reveal | Daydream Kit

The Cocoa Daisy September kit is here and it is a fun one! ...more

Back to School| First Grade

Avinash started First Grade this week. ...more

Week in the Life| Saturday & Sunday Stories

The end of the week is here. ...more

Week in the Life 2015 | Friday Story

Early start to a long day, but we are all excited about Avi's new school muffin breakfast! ...more

Week in the Life | Thursday Photos

Not a typical morning. ...more

Week in the Life | Wednesday is here.

Another regular day and still enjoying this project. ...more

Week in the Life | Tuesday Stories

Back home again and back at it. ...more

Week in the Life 2015 | Monday

About this Project ...more

Lakshman | 18 months

Lakshman, you are awesome. ...more

How I talk to my bi-racial daughter about her skin (spoiler alert, I haven't figured it out yet)

I finished reading Eleanor & Park and I can't stop obsessing over why it bothers me so much.Except my daughter told me this weekend that she didn't want to be part brown or brown anymore.  She wants to be all white.  Cue my deflating heart and utter internal devastation.  I hardly knew how to respond and decided to let it be for now until I could figure that out. I always try to put a positive spin on color for them, given how our culture persistently and vehemently villifies and uglifies anything dark. ...more