Everyone says that the terrible twos were actually not that bad. But watch out for three. And I think they’re … More
Brother Righteous (the web name of my eldest) has an affinity for history. Pre-human-history (dinosaurs), human-history (in all their geographic … More
Time is often punctuated with life-changing events: births, deaths, marriages, travel, school. Each of these moments stretches us and pushes us … More
The things that surprise me as a parent are always the things I don’t expect. I suppose that would be … More
Close the doors. Shut the windows. Hide inside and watch as the wind spreads pollen all over everything. Sniffle. Snarfle. Snuffle.
You know it’s a bad omen when… or maybe not. There were no omens. No dark clouds following me. Not … More
We do! We really belong outside. I know people who would adamantly profess that, biologically and historically, we were literally … More
Last year our family spent Easter in Australia. While we had a wonderful time, and even met up with some … More