World Peace or a Kindle

Each year, about this time, I have dozens of people ask me what I'd like for my birthday.  Coincidentally, this follows my annual "Only 21 shopping days till my birthday" email, text, and flyer campaign....more

Talking Before Baby #1

 Earlier this year, a very good friend of mine - who is the mommy of one of the cutest boys ever (my 2 being obvious exceptions) - and I were talking about married life after the first baby joins the family....more

Significant Parenting Moment


My Summer Pledge


Charles and the Talent Show

Right - so have you ever been to an elementary school talent show?  Did you go sober?  Be honest... Charles came home from school today and had some "VERY IMPORTANT INFORMATION" to share with his dad and me.  Turns out the sign ...more