While I have never considered myself an auditory learner, during each school year I began noticing a significant dent in the time I was able to spend on my own professional education. These days I have a weekly slate of business-related podcasts that I count on to keep me on pace with the industries I work within, while traveling for work or waiting in the carpool line.Read More
He may never pick up his socks, but I hope he never loses his enormously open and happy heart. This kid, along with his daddy and kid brother, changed my entire life by giving me a house FULL of people to love. I thought there could never be another gift more powerful than that, yet every year the boy manages to somehow take my breath away.Read More
The summer-to-school-year transition can be jarring for families, to say the least. Adding the complexity of split custody to the mix will give you whiplash.Read More
After being shamed for the last time by a 7yr-old about how much damage disposable plastic trash is doing to our environment (and to the baby seals), I’ve finally taken on the challenge of converting our kitchen into a mostly plastic-free zone.
The hardest part of that transition, so far, is turning out to be school lunches.Read More
A device-free challenge has made space for all kinds of new crafts around our house this summer, including some pretty cool yard art.Read More