Category: The Family

I’m Coming Up For Air and Thinking About Cargo Shorts

I slept through the night once this week. And I even took a nap. I have slept so little since 2001 that I have resorted to talking about myself the way people talk about their infants. She went for a three-hour stretch and then was just up and ready to…

Insert Dawson Leery Cry Face

I’m not sure if you guys know this, but I once hosted a podcast. I think we made…7 episodes? The idea was kind of genius. All of my neighbour’s husbands and I watched Dawson’s Creek from the beginning and chatted following each episode. Genius, right? It was pretty funny, except…

There’s No Time. There’s Never Any Time

On Father’s Day, I posted this on Facebook: We decided to take the family to see Wonder Woman and now everyone’s crying. And you guys, You Guys!, were all amazing. Because you assumed that everyone was crying at how good the movie was, how kick-ass Gal Gadot’s Wonder Woman was….

What I Really Want

I’m convinced that my Mother’s Day was good for exactly one reason. (Actually, two. Because there *was* cake…) The reason is that I didn’t make anyone take photos*. I have this thing that I do. I announce to no one in particular but to everyone at the same time: All…

Today’s Festivies

Today is making me laugh. I think we are all just so done with this holiday that everyone is just a little bit delirious. We tried to make plans for today but it was chaos. Nobody wants to do the same thing and all four horseback riding places we called…

A Very Good Me

I had really big plans for today. It’s Thomas Jefferson’s birthday and I thought how could there be anything better than spending it at Monticello? My kids love history like I do and we are just a hop, skip, and jump from his homestead, a Passover vacation favourite visit for…

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