Watching my kid in gymnastic’s class gives me that worried constipated look

My five-year old daughter has been dreaming of doing cartwheels for months now, which probably seems like an eternity for a small person. Much to my dismay, she has been practicing her jumping, bending, climbing, and tumbling any chance she gets. The look on her face is priceless though; at the end of some acrobatic … Continue reading Watching my kid in gymnastic’s class gives me that worried constipated look

Cee’s “Which Way” Photo Challenge

I thought Roaring Camp in Felton, California was just a place for steam train rides through the Redwood forest. Thomas the Train visits annually in the summer and we visited years ago, but I had little to no memory of anything else besides the Thomas friends' trains. Recently I learned that Roaring Camp is a … Continue reading Cee’s “Which Way” Photo Challenge

A day late, but here is my Wordless Wednesday

  Dinosaurs are still our roommates. I still think some look scary, but after so much exposure and convincing from the kids that they are adorable, I'm starting to change my mind. Not adorable (unless they're plush) but tolerable. Also, all those dinosaur spikes and beaks makes for an unpleasant experience when you accidentally sit … Continue reading A day late, but here is my Wordless Wednesday

Cheers for an awesome 2018-2019 school year

School is or almost in session for fall 2018. On social media, I see pictures of kids heading off to school, kids smiling for the camera holding "First day of ......," and all the back-to school shopping ads. Beyond these first few days, I hope everyone has a splendid, productive, memorable, and discovery-filled year!! The … Continue reading Cheers for an awesome 2018-2019 school year