It Begins

Summer Schedule

Barney and Baby Bop can push even the sanest person to their breaking point and that is the hashtag truth. Oh hi, summer. Stay-at-home-moms, I adore you and your endless supply of logic and patience. You’re rockin’ this full-time mom thing like it’s nobody’s business and I’m over here losing my mind because the mac […]

Hello, Iowa

Iowa Corn

Outside my car window impeccable rows of infant sprouts fly by, splashes of emerald decorating soil canvases. Fragile beans peek from beneath muddy quilts as baby cornstalks reach for the cobalt sky, their mouths stretched open in lazy yawns. Good morning, little ones. I’ve missed you. I’ve lived in Iowa all my life but something about […]

Summer Lovin’

Dandelion Fuzz

“Bees will buzz, kids will blow dandelion fuzz. And I’ll be doing what every snow does in summer. A drink in my hand, my snow up against the burning sand. Probably getting gorgeously tan … in summer!” If you have children under the age of ten, you know that this is one of the coolest […]