Category: Parenting

Battle of the (school) band

This is one of those times when we, as his parents, are making the call to steer him in a particular direction “for his own good.”

Prepping for puberty

The only trouble with these puberty books is that now both kids are convinced they’re going through puberty … and I’m pretty sure they’re not.

A tale of two family rings

A tale of two family rings: Why I gave them to my children now instead of waiting. {Heather's Handmade Life}

We assumed she’d lost the ring at school, as she’d admitted to taking it off. I wondered if I should have just left it safely in my jewelry box.