Category: Min

Strawberry picking

Over the weekend, The Boss and I drove up to Connecticut to visit The Boss’s family and went strawberry picking at a small farm just a few minutes from my in-laws’ house with my MIL, sister-in-law and Little Lamb. The last time I went berry picking was with MIL a few years ago. This time […]

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Sponsored: Win a copy of ‘No Bad Kids’ by Janet Lansbury

Parenting teacher and author Janet Lansbury is giving away FOUR copies of her book ‘No Bad Kids, toddler discipline without shame’. Two winners will receive paperback copies and two winners will receive audio books. This giveaway is open to readers world-wide. Readers in the U.S. and Canada are eligible to win hard copies of the […]

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Beautiful and surreal. He’s not a toddler ‘teen’ anymore.

Min turned TWENTY MONTHS OLD yesterday. And it’s a bitter sweet feeling. It was crazy when he entered ‘double digits’ and then became a toddler. But at least when he was in the ‘teen months’ of toddlerhood he still felt kind of like a baby. At fifteen and sixteen and eighteen months, he was still […]

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Mother’s Day 2015: More room for me

Last year, on my first Mother’s Day, I wrote this. Motherhood often feels like a different dimension. One that is unlocked with the birth of a child and the re-birth of a woman. It’s a dimension vast and wide — filled with a beauty I didn’t know existed and jagged edges that can leave you […]

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Ten second vacation

I was driving home on Sunday after a really lovely morning at yoga when I started to feel the stress and anxiety of going home. It was like the closer to home I got, the more I wanted to turn around and run back into the studio where I have time and space to take […]

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