Skip to content

Tag: Raising Boys

[Quick Quiet Thoughts] They Haven’t Outgrown Me Yet

5 months ago

686 words

Photo: We are very lucky to have a phenomenal children’s museum in the area, and they are opening their brand new building officially tomorrow. I’ve had the pleasure of being a very, very small part of the Discovery Museum’s transformation, and I took the opportunity to take the boys to the “soft opening” before the…

Seven Hurts My Feelings

6 months ago

685 words

Photo: Welp. What can I say? He’s seven. He’s practically glowing with his brilliance and his beauty. And I? I can’t help but be a little heartbroken.   All the other birthdays have felt like hard won victories. Congratulations! You survived another year! Sleepless nights, diapers, sickness, tantrums… Every single year was a glorious, yet…

[Quiet Thoughts] Practice and Preach

6 months ago

1630 words

Photo: I’ve been exploring vegetarian cuisine in both my own cooking and also at local restaurants. This is split pea soup with toasted sourdough croutons. I’m trying to figure out what I can absorb into my family’s regular diet. I’m also curious to know what all the fuss is about. I have very thoughtful, lovely…