One Thing I Learned that Has Made All The Difference in How I Think About my Toddler

We're standing in church and she hits my face and then looks for my reaction. She is my daughter--I'm not quite sure if I can call her a toddler yet, as crawling is still her primary mode of transportation--and she reaches to hit me again. Before I learned a new way of thinking of my… Continue reading One Thing I Learned that Has Made All The Difference in How I Think About my Toddler

The Mom Myth

There is a pervasive mom myth exploding the internet, and I have fallen prey to it. The myth is this: that motherhood is the hardest thing ever. Now, before you start slinging accusations or reminding me of my one child or pointing to the fact that I've only been doing this mothering gig for fifteen… Continue reading The Mom Myth

The Perfect Father’s Day Gift

I have the perfect father's day gift this year! (which is fortuitous, since husband knocked it out of the park for Mother's Day 2017) Behold, our gift: My husband developed an interesting affinity for olives while we were in Lebanon. And then recently, he mentioned that he'd like a plant for his office. And voilĂ :… Continue reading The Perfect Father’s Day Gift