Monthly Archives: July 2013

A Tasty Treat for Baby #1 (and a Baby #2 Update!)

My 17-month-old is a picky eater. I’m totally blaming this on my husband since my mother (who has such a wonderful memory of me, bless her heart) says I loved everything as a baby. So, to keep things healthy for my toddler,  I’ve inserted a much-loved fruit smoothie that usually includes spinach, kale, and/or avocado […]


Five weeks ago I walked into a classroom full of revelry and anticipation. Summer break was starting the next day. And, for me, that meant an indefinite break from teaching. Very sad, indeed. For the entire month of May, my students had been bidding me farewell through well wishes, fancy stationery, and scrawled notebook paper […]