Your Kids Are Watching Put On A Good Show

After all we aren't raising kids. We are raising our next generation political leaders, business owners, community advocates and professionals. But most of all, hopefully we are raising kind, compassionate and gentle men and women with a heart for their community and a commitment to do good in the world. Your kids are watching more than you know. Put on a good show.

Days 3, 4 and 5 – there are no shortcuts

So ends the first five days of my cleanse. I fared well. I had a couple slips-- a bite of bread when we went to Daphne's Grill for dinner tonight, the most delectable chocolate ball by Lindt... Hazelnut truffle! but other than that I did rather well. I treated myself to a gluten free lemon … Continue reading Days 3, 4 and 5 – there are no shortcuts

Falling off the wagon but not hitting the ground hard!

So this past weekend, I had family come to visit. My husband being the amazing cook/bbq-er that he is smoked ribs and made buffalo chicken wings, grilled zucchini and smashed potatoes! Our house was filled with 6 children including mine, ages ranging from 2 - 14! Talk about needing a glass of wine! BUT - … Continue reading Falling off the wagon but not hitting the ground hard!

Do you do ME time?

So, the kids have been out of school since December 20 and we've had some serious fun these past couple of weeks...a mellow Christmas and New Year meant that we were feeling pretty rejuvenated; got some good projects done around the house, but also made time for play dates in the park, dinner with extended family and … Continue reading Do you do ME time?