My husband and I went on a vacation. Together. Without kids. I know. Crazy with a side of sleeping-in till noon. It was lovely, we drank beer, we ate the best burgers in Vermont and we had a full-fledged adventure (which deserves its own post once I recover). Here is a sneak-peak of “The Run …

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When I was a little girl, I mostly remember my Grandpa wearing Groucho Marx glasses and being that goofy Grandpa that everyone hopes for. He loved kids, he loved baseball, and he really loved herbal supplements. I mean, really, really loved them. But he must have been doing something right because he lived to be …

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I am so excited to be featured on Mamalode today! I wrote a version of this story to share at Robb’s grandparents’ memorial service, so it’s close to my heart. This a picture from our own collection of magical rocks. I met my husband’s Grandparents when I was 19. As we left their 100-year-old farm …

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Here are the things that I am thankful for that are not the obvious health, happiness, family and fortunate middle-class sort of things. I am thankful for fast internet service after spending the week in rural Minnesota. I am thankful that my daughter is old enough to sit in her own seat on the plane …

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