November 21, 2018 at 8:58PM

When this life gets over-complicated and you have trouble coming up with a gratitude list, I’d like to share what brings my boys the most joy. In eager anticipation each and every day (sometimes if they’re lucky, more than once a day), their brother does a #2 in his diaper and they both take bets […]

November 06, 2018 at 09:42PM

Sam: “Mom, what is ‘Shake Your Groove Thing’?” Me: “Oh, you know….” *demonstrates by doing a little shimmy and singing the chorus* Sam: *looking sad with slumped shoulders* “Mom, I can’t find my groove thing.” Being a 3-year old is a pretty tough gig these days, especially when losing your groove thing.

November 05, 2018 at 07:55PM

*Sam rounds the corner and wipes out, stubbing his big toe. I’m at the dinner table. He climbs up in my lap, crying* Sam: “WHAAAAAAA BOOO HOOOOOO” Me: “There there, it’s ok. You’ll be ok. I’m sorry about your toe.” Him: *Chokes back a few sobs then turns towards my plate and reaches out his […]