A Tooth Fairy Story

Oh my goodness, friends.  This loss of the first tooth for E happened PERFECTLY!  The whole event (the loss, and the tooth fairy visit) was all so within her personality! I couldn’t have planned it better if I had tried!! It was SO sweet! Two weeks ago, E noticed her tooth was wiggley and so promptly … More A Tooth Fairy Story

Northern California in October Part 1: Space A Adventure

I’ve been gone for awhile.  Not just in “blogger world” but literally…gone. My dad called me in the beginning of October and said that my grandma (my last remaining grandparent) was now on hospice.  The end of an era was upon us. This wasn’t really a surprise.  I’d been losing my sweet grandma for a … More Northern California in October Part 1: Space A Adventure

“Diagnosises:” When Your Daughter Watches Too Much Doc McStuffins

My daughter has been watching a lot of Doc McStuffins for our Friday Night Family Movie Night. And therefore, we have been having a lot of “illnesses” in the house to diagnose.  And this makes for some hilarious times. I just love the way her mind works! Here are E’s “diagnosis(es)” of our family this week!! … More “Diagnosises:” When Your Daughter Watches Too Much Doc McStuffins

10 Things I Learned About Traveling With Small Children – Taipei 2015

Some families are just naturally good at traveling together. Some parents are perfectly happy to share a room with a man from Norway who clips his toenails onto their son’s pillow. Some families can eat street sausages on dishes washed with rain water runoff from a roof. Some parents have flexible children who stand quietly in customs lines, eat whatever … More 10 Things I Learned About Traveling With Small Children – Taipei 2015