The unlikely archivist

The unlikely archivist

No less than four dozen times a day, my daughter will do something amazing....

Make your own green cleaners

Make your own green cleaners

You may or may not be into eco-friendly baby things. That’s fine. I...

Ace of one…

Ace of one…

My whole life, I’ve felt like I was obtaining random skills and taking...

Making it up as we go along

Making it up as we go along

It’s not until you have kids of your own that you realize how DIY this...

Building our traditions

Building our traditions

I have an old shoebox I keep close at hand these days, and I pull it out when...

This is it and I’m satisfied

This is it and I’m satisfied

Sometimes I wish for simplicity. If I didn’t have a phone, I...

Baby’s intuition

Baby’s intuition

When Quinn was just a newborn, we brought her out to my parent’s cabin...

But I still HAVE a baby!

But I still HAVE a baby!

I was in a local consignment shop the other day, checking out the clothes in...

Baby see, baby do

Baby see, baby do

A few weeks ago, I watched in amusement (and horror) as Quinn reached for our...

Hungry Monkey

Hungry Monkey

As my son approached 5 months, he started staring at my food. I really had no...

How old is my baby?

How old is my baby?

The other day at the park, I met a mom who told me her little girl was 29...

Baby of mine

Baby of mine

When Quinn was three months old, my husband gripped my arm one day and told me...