Jazzing Up Homework Time (and giving back!)

Thursday nights are a little hectic on the home front. By the time the end of the week approaches we’re all fairly exhausted, so I tend to make an easy dinner or order take-out and we buckle down to make sure Zoe’s homework is completed....


Fostering Family Connections

The following post was sponsored by Creatacard by American Greetings. As a family, we've been slow adopters of personal electronics for the kid's use. During the day and especially the school year, they are fairly strictly limited to a couple of shows or 20 minutes...


A Perfectly Imperfect Morning

Good days for us almost always involve getting out of the apartment. It's usually somewhat difficult actually getting everyone and everything ready to leave for a few hours, but it is always worth it. This morning started with the usual: "Birdie, don't hit your brother in the...