Mother’s Day.

We had a really great Mother's Day, which I know was 3 weeks ago, but I still wanted to blog about it. The actual day, was sandwiched between two programs, one at Eli's school on Friday, and one at Evan's school on Monday.  Their programs were really cute, with songs, a short little play, and handmade gifts from our kids. ...

On City Living.

City living is a learned experience.  I remember going places by myself in our first month here and being so scared!  Am I going to get on the wrong bus?  Can they tell, I'm a noob? What if I end up in the wrong neighborhood?  There are so many people and crowds!  So many cars honking and SO MUCH traffic.  It was really ...

Random Things I Miss (besides you of course)

-Target and even (gasp) Wal-Mart::  It's the feeling of opportunity, freedom and possibility at your fingertips.  Everything is in one place.  And you literally can buy the most fun, hot off the press/trendy items for 99cents (hello 1 spot, I'm talking to you!).  I have already requested a mommy day/budget to spend in the ...

History Lessons

Evan: Who was in charge of the America groups during World War 1? D: I'm not sure but Winston Churchill was one of the guys in charge of the allied troops... Evan: You should read more ...

Gratitude. 2.

A quick list, because I need a reminder, and who doesn't love happy lists?!? Eeyore? - The weather.  Sunshine, 70's, cool breezes and blossoms. I love Spring. -Making friends.  Seriously, even though they are on the shallow side of the friendship spectrum, knowing women in my neighborhood, and getting to know our ...