Archive for January 18, 2017

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Library Book Parade: Pool

Even though the past two winters in Texas have been really mild (and not unbearable for me), I am still dreaming of summer. Stella is four and still figuring out what is weather and seasonally appropriate, so she occasionally still asks…

Our Song

There's a wonderful full circle feeling when Stella requests I play "Your Song" in the car. "The loud version," she says, meaning the one sung by Ewan McGregor in Moulin Rouge, rather than the classic Elton John track. I love them…

50 Working Parent Weekends

If you're a working parent who longs to stay home with your children, I advise you don't look at your paycheck too closely. I'm kidding, of course... But be warned--there is a spot on the check that tells you how many hours you've…