Month: February 2013

Ok, Mom, You Win

Recently my mother made a comment to me while we were chatting via Skype, our weekly ‘no need to worry, we’re fine’ call. I was complaining about something or other, some little thing that was annoying me that day and… Read More ›

Uninvited Visitor

I suppose I didn’t know just how much stress was getting to me until tonight I was standing on top of my entertainment center, sobbing, beating my air conditioning unit with a broom because a damn lizard crawled in and… Read More ›

Respect the Schedule!

Alright, here’s my first- and possibly most valuable- tip when traveling with young kids: Respect the Schedule! At home with our little ones we settle into a routine; we eat around a certain time, we maintain a bedtime, we play… Read More ›

Take the Kids To Go

Recently, I’ve been asked by some folks for advice on traveling with young children. Let’s face it, from what luggage to bring to visions of screaming kiddos on airplanes to time changes and nightmare hotel cribs, traveling with kids is… Read More ›