Category: Our Son

Home sick, and bored to tears

Home sick, and bored to tears

If I made being home sick too fun, they wouldn’t get the rest they need and they’d want to stay home all the time.

DIY Harry Potter quilt

DIY Harry Potter quilt {Heather's Handmade Life}

Ah, that feeling when you’ve spent $300 — and countless hours of your time — sewing your child a one-of-a-kind Harry Potter quilt … and they quickly toss it aside for the next Christmas gift. Ouch. Let’s back up, though. I decided back in…

Little boys with long hair

He didn’t ask why the nice older man had thought he was a girl. He knew why. He’s nine and a half now and he hasn’t cut his hair since just before his eighth birthday.