Gardening, Life

Summer Really Does Come

We had a long winter. Almost two feet of snow fell on Mother’s Day. And even after we bade farewell to the last snowflake, there was a coolness that just didn’t leave. Until last week. The sun finally decided to bake the region and we’ve been faced with 80s and 90s. …And my rose finally… Read More Summer Really Does Come

Life

When The Coffee Is Gone…

Okay, I lied. 😉 Maybe this blog is about coffee after all. Or it is today. You know, some mornings are tough. The challenges and piles hit the moment your feet touch the floor. You stand there, fuzzy hair, blotchy face, trying to pull yourself together. You pull yourself into the kitchen. And the coffee… Read More When The Coffee Is Gone…

Life, Parenting

Little Things

Life is made up of the big and the small. The life-changing and the insignificant. Hallmark moments and others so fleeting no camera is even there to capture them. A world trip and a quiet evening on the back porch. Dreams and memories. This week has been full of little things. Nothing grand or glorious.… Read More Little Things

Parenting

Toddlers: Four Common Misconceptions

We’ve all been there. Counting down the days till the first steps, the first words. Babies are so FUN to as they hit each new stage. And then they become toddlers. Here are a few things you may have heard… 1. “It’s ok, they take all your time now, but when they get older, they… Read More Toddlers: Four Common Misconceptions