Category: Meandering Experiences

I gotta say, these summer days have been a lot quieter than I expected so far. Mia’s still in Boston, battling hours-delayed flights each way trying to get back. Ezra and Lorenzo both have neighborhood friends less than a block away from our house and have been gallivanting around with…

A key part of our nightly routine around here is to take walks together at night — me, the kids and Fernando, all of us. Fernando’s a big boy who loves his walks, so his need for exercise is reason enough to hit the pavement after the sun goes down.…

May 30, 2017 / / A Night In The Life

My house has always been something of a hotbed for sleepovers. It’s an old, large house, with plenty of places to hide. Technically that means places for the┬ákids to hide, but in practice, it also provides a lot of cover for me to hide out from the children. Seriously, this…

May 24, 2017 / / Funny

There are three days left in the school year as I type this, and thank goodness for that. While it does mean sibling-riot-chaos is no longer restricted to the evening hours, it also means the days of sandblasting three kids out of bed at 6:30 a.m. are over, and that’s…