I absolutely love our neighborhood. It’s quiet, safe, tree-lined, with wonderful neighbors and dozens of kids for my daughters to play with. It has a close-knit community feel, but the yards are spacious and private. My girls leave their toys out in the yard and ride their bikes through the streets, carefree. We have a [...]
Every couple of years, I interview my daughters, just for fun. I ask them random questions, hoping that this will get them thinking about their life at the moment, and will also be a wonderful thing to look back on years from now. You really never know what kids will say… they have an uncanny [...]
To say this dollhouse is huge is an understatement. It took my sister and I hours to put together, but was all worth it as soon as Maya saw it. She was thrilled! It’s big enough for several of her friends to play with her. Maura gets it all to herself while Maya’s at school!
I was sitting on my computer at my dining room table this afternoon, when I felt a rumble. I stood up and looked through the front window, seeing a guy on a ride-on lawn mower in the yard across the street. It sure was loud, but could I really feel that way over here? Then [...]
My little brother (center) went off to college today. I wish I could go back home – if only for a second – to give my mom a big hug.
I ordered Maura chocolate mousse, convincing her it was a special type of ice cream. I foolishly thought it would be less messy. Ha!