“Celebrate Spring!” A To-Do List for Busy Families

 “In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.” Margaret Atwood Overwhelmed and exhausted with birthday parties, soccer games, egg hunts, spring music and ballet recitals, and school fundraisers? April and May can be a BUSY time of year! But have you just stopped to play outside? To notice the […]

Why I’m sad my son is going to Kindergarten…

First, let me say that I’ve recently resigned myself to the idea that yes, MJ will start Kindergarten at our fabulous neighborhood public school this fall. I have very strong and mixed feelings about it because I would prefer him to have one more year to learn through play, one more year of shorter days, […]