I have a lot of experience in being a big sister. But now, as a mom of two girls, I empathize with the little sister a lot more as I watch her get upstaged at every turn.
Pumpkin started Pre-K at a new school a couple weeks ago. She’s been in daycare since she was just six weeks old, so she understands being in school. But transitions can be hard for her, and it’s been a transition for all of us. For starters, she has to be there at a certain time every day, which means waking… View Post
You found the perfect dress for your wedding. Now that it’s over, what do you do with it?
Saturday morning I took the girls to Target for some back-to-school shopping before Pumpkin starts pre-K. We had a list of supplies requested by the school, and a few other items on the list – rubber bands for their hair, shorts to wear under dresses, chew toys so the puppy will quit destroying the carpet in our bedroom … the kinds… View Post
This week, Pumpkin turned 4. She let me know that, because she was turning 4, she did not pick her nose, a sure sign of how quickly she is growing up. She has her moments, to be sure, but she is a genuinely sweet, smart and funny kid who loves to help and is a great big sister – she… View Post