When I meet people in my everyday life, I don't tell them about this blog. I won't tell most people about it until they become Facebook friends and only because at that point they have to find out. Because once you become a Facebook friend, you will indeed find out as I am required to share… Continue reading The Secret
I recently migrated my blog and some of the pictures didn't make the move. So imagine pictures where captions are. This piece was originally published at Chicago Parent, where I am a contributor. Recently I was asked to bring an old lovie of mine or my child's to an event. I wasn't able to go… Continue reading Duck. A Love Story
I previously published this piece at Chicago Parent where I was a contributor. Valentine's Day in our home has a long history of being, honestly, just bad. Let's just say expectations don't ever live up. I grew up with a mom and grandma who would make amazing Valentine's dinners with pink tablecloths, balloons, candy,… Continue reading Whose Door Will You Tape a Heart To?