Nothing prepares you. We all become mothers at different times. For some of us, it’s that first pregnancy test, for others it’s the moment of birth, and for some of the rest of us it can be years of love in the heart before they reach our arms. No matter how motherhood arrives, we try […]
It’s time to go back to school, and staff in Youth Services at Rochester Public Library are getting ready for another season of youth events at the library.
I’ve learned that birdwatching is really just quiet observation. I’m simply teaching my children to notice the world around them.
I love bedtime, and not for the reasons you think! Our bedtime routine gives me the chance to get everything right at the end of the day.
I’ve been doing this mom-thing for over 5 years now, and one thing has become loud and clear: Motherhood doesn’t give a crap about what I want. Now I mean this in the most laced-with-love way (kind of), but it’s true. Every day brings a new battle of what I WANT to do versus what I […]
Oftentimes, I think back to when I was pregnant and remember feeling how the days and months seemed to drag by so slowly. I remember meticulously tracking the days which eventually turned into weeks, and keeping up to date with how our daughter was growing in utero. Looking back, one of the reasons time seemed […]
Where do you start when it comes to piano lessons? How do you find a teacher? How much does it cost? A piano teacher gives honest answers to your questions.
Backpacks are flying down the stairs, shoes are absolutely nowhere to be found, the bus is screeching to a halt around the corner…. And you haven’t had coffee. There are priorities here, kids. Weekday mornings can be brutal. Here is my easiest breakfast (or lunch for littles) for those days when life is just rough. […]
The best part of this recipe is that it lasts up to three days in the fridge, tasting and crunching as good on day three as it does the first time.
What does it look like for a SAHM when her kids go to school and she is home alone all day? Does she go to Target and sip coffee? Does she fall apart?