A local mother writes her columns in the margins of a busy family life.
It took 20 minutes to walk my 5-year-old two blocks to pre-school. It took twice as long to get him up, fed, dressed and out the door. He didn’t want to wear the school’s field trip shirt. ...
I just had an idea for the best mother’s day gift in the history of ever. Maybe. I mean, it’s no child-crafted macaroni necklace. Those are so precious they are priceless. This is something ...
When I set off to visit my parents in Palm Springs, where they live when they aren’t back in the Old Country, I knew my boys would learn some new words in my native tongue of Slovak. Nathalie ...
I knew I wanted to be a holiday mom before either Pinterest or my kids came into being. Long before people were creating virtual alternate realities, I was clipping ideas and recipes for fun things to ...
Your assignment: Write down your personal parenting philosophy
A Hardy family Chistmas story
But good for you if you do
The Hardy boys go to church
The best way to teach children how to help others is by showing
Instead of judging or criticizing, help a mama out
Welcome to my world
Even simple tasks are a challenge with two little ones in tow
In truth, it's awesome. There. I said it.
Some things are awesome; others, not so much