My family and I are in survival mode. Not just because it’s the most stressful time of the year (hello Christmas shopping and baking and commitments and parties!). We have a 7-week old baby.
Theoretically, fall and winter holidays are a time of celebration, gratitude, generosity and togetherness. The reality is that somewhere along the way, much of our spirit of giving got up and went, leaving the holidays a f*cking nightmare for many.
Running is a big part of my life, and one factor that makes it so integral is the family of runners that surround me. I grew up… Read more “Will Run for Pie: Our Family’s Manchester Road Race Tradition”
Now that Jack is 3 ½ years old, Christmas is a REALLY big deal. This makes it even more fun for my husband and me. There is… Read more “Building New Holiday Traditions”
With Thanksgiving coming up in 1 short week, it is official: the holidays are upon us. And with that, mothers everywhere are looking forward to peaceful, relaxing,… Read more “Surviving the Holidays with Young Children”
This Christmas will be my sons 2nd – but really the first he is somewhat aware of, since he was only four months last year and now… Read more “What if CHRISTMAS meant something more!”