I know I’m not the only mom who feels like the project manager of life in my household. And using a paper planner – yes, a physical planner – is the key to things running smoothly. Having school-aged children...
I always loved the start of a new school year as a student. I think I loved it even more as a teacher. Now as a mom I find myself absorbing my own children’s excitement as we shop for...
I have a love/hate relationship with YouTube. Love the endless supply of free, high-quality educational content for my kids. Hate the app’s autoplay feature, which allows the app to continually feed algorithmically curated videos to my kids until someone (me) shuts...
In our society, the media tells us to go to college, find a fiance before graduation, marry, have children, and live happily ever after. Oh, and it's crucial to do all of this pretty quickly because women's maternal clocks...
Dear Liam and Sebastian, I’m trying to write about what it’s like to have experienced baby loss as I approach your 10th birthday. And what do I tell people? The mothers who have experienced this loss know the ache that...
The school year means routine, learning opportunities, and time with friends.  And I’m not just talking about sending my three girls to school.  I love the school year because I can catch up with my mom friends during drop-off...
This summer I’m embracing my mom bod. This mom bod carried and birthed three children, then fed them for a combined 50 months. This mom bad is halfway through carrying one more baby. This mom bod has survived on...
Well of course we get an entire month for National Ice Cream Month and not just a day! Did you know that the origin of National Ice Cream Month dates back to President Ronald Regan's presidency? That is a cause...
I vividly remember the summer I was finally able to touch the bottom of the deep end of swimming pool where we spent most of our childhood summer days. Ears popping, arms outstretched, legs kicking, I finally made contact...
Ten years ago, my badge of honor as a mom was proof that my kid was busy and happy, even if I was stressed and exhausted. My summertime plans were her plans because I thought that's just what good...
Is there anything sweeter than kindergarten best friends? My little girl loves her bestie. They laugh at each other’s jokes. They surreptitiously check out each other’s latest L.O.L. dolls, the toys safely hidden in their backpacks. They scavenge the playground...
We are well into 2021 and yet there's still a strong 2020 vibe in my universe. I've been missing my friends and family and have tried to keep myself feeling connected to the outside world even though I spend...

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This school year was long, and I know everyone is glad to be done. As you gear up for the break, be sure check...