Mid-year review

Happy Mid-year! We are halfway through the year and of course, it’s about to either get crazy or fall apart, so let’s make sure the basics are in place and ready to support you! This is just a quick heads up…

How Do You Star Wars?

I was 3 years old.  The lights in the theatre dimmed as the projector’s beam of radiant light blasted its way to the big screen followed by that unforgettable and now magical, Star Wars theme music.  This was my first…

Would you say, “No.”?

Would you say, “No.” I can’t help but think of the times I tell my kids “No” as they ask for this and that in their lives.  Even with such cute little voices that even say, “Please Daddy.” Sometimes I…

“Eat, Drink, and Be Scary.” 


I love handing out candy on Halloween. Watching all of the little “Barbies” and “Supermans” and “M&M’s” come up in their costumes just cracks me up. I recently learned that Halloween has Irish origins. I’m not kidding. It comes from…

How would your kid react?

“The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.” – e.e. cummings Kids can be downright rotten. They cry. They scream. They demand things. They keep us up all night because of invisible monsters. It’s tough. Some parents, with…