this week

It’s been quite a week. Monday morning started with a 3:15am wake up call. My husband and 13 year old son headed into DC for the Inauguration! My son’s Boy Scout Troop was [...]

hatching dragons

Yesterday we hosted 7 fifth grade boys for my youngest’s 11th birthday party. My son goes all out in the planning of his parties and they have been somewhat elaborate in the past (see last [...]

handmade with love

We began our family’s season of Thanksgiving-Birthday-Christmas-Birthday-New Years-Birthday with a little chat. I gently informed my boys, now 11 and 13, that this year they would be [...]