Parenting the iGeneration

I have been thinking lately about how different the world is now from when I was a child.  What’s it like to grow up in a world where you have never experienced life without a smartphone? Or social media?   Will my children have an understanding of privacy? Of boundaries? What’s Continue Reading

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When Your Nose Ring Goes Down the Drain (and Other Mishaps)

Last week was not the best week for me. For starters, I dropped my nose ring down the drain. Not a super big deal. It was more of an inconvenience than anything. Thankfully, I had a backup hoop that did the trick for a couple of days (and made me Continue Reading

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Imperfection and Half-Eaten Birthday Cake

Sometimes it feels like too much. There is a constant list of to-dos running through my head. Items that need checked off. One. By. One. For example: The girls need new eyeglasses. That prescription has been in my wallet for a couple of months. I hope it’s still there. I’m Continue Reading

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