Tag: family fun

Riding In Cars With Boys: Five Tips for Road Trips

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Growing up in Texas gave me a high tolerance for road trips.  You can drive all day and still be in Texas.  My hubby,...

Princess Issues

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  Halloween is one of my favorite holidays - the decorations...the candy...the costumes.  When I was a kid, I would start planning my next costume...

Pick a Pumpkin in Fairfield County!

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We've now entered my favorite part of the year! The leaves are changing color, the days are getting cooler. T-shirts and capris are being...

Making Strides For Breast Cancer

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 October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, so I'm here to give you the mommy spin on why this matters.  We all know we need...

Touch-A-Truck

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Honk honk! Beep beep! When Shane was 16 months old the town of Fairfield came to pave our street. Most neighbors were annoyed with...

Run Family Run: Family Friendly Events and Races in Our Area

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On September 11, we think about those we lost, those who were impacted, and how making time to spend with our family and close...

Summer Wind Down – Making the Most of the Days...

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Between summer art camp, summer work packets from our school, swim lessons, play dates, and picnics, we didn't have a lot of time this...

Finding the Humor in Parenting: Go Ahead and Laugh

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When my daughter, A, was about 4 months old, she spiked a high fever. Her first fever, actually. It was late on a snowy...

Planning and Packing…and More Planning and Re-packing!

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It's 2 am and you have landed after a 6+ hour flight (plus the day of traveling) with a 6 month old.  NONE of...

Making Memories at the Bronx Zoo

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Some of my all-time favorite childhood memories took place at the Bronx Zoo. My father took me there all the time, starting at the...