Gned from Nashville, Tn

December 1, 2016

Name : Oakley Gnome Name : Gned loves to go on bike rides with me & my little brother. He tries to keep up with us but he usually ends up hitching a ride on one of our bikes! Besides … Continue reading

Adventurer’s Guide to Summer: Rest Stop Rescue

February 7, 2016

Are we there yet? Almost….summer is just around the corner! And with summer comes all the joy, fun, adventures and headaches of entertaining the troops. One inevitable challenge (since the days of horse and buggies) are the four dreaded words….”ARE.WE.THERE.YET?” … Continue reading

An Adventurer’s Guide to Summer: Hotel Horseplay

February 7, 2016

In one of my earliest adventures, as a tween in the 80s, I took a mini-road trip with a friend and her folks. We visited a sweet little craft community in Indiana-just far enough away from home to feel we … Continue reading

An Adventurer’s Guide to Boredom

February 7, 2016

Last night, I, along with countless millions of parents watched painfully as my 5 year old rolled his eyes across the table. “This is the BORINGEST thing EVERRRR.” I remember the idea of boredom…briefly, as a young child. My mom, … Continue reading

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Happy Field Trip Month

February 1, 2015

There is a chill in the air and the leaves are just beginning to change….and that can only mean one thing.  Field Trip Month!!  But really, you don’t need a special month or day for a field trip.  You can … Continue reading

A Little Wink from the Universe

February 18, 2014

I believe in magic. Not the pull a rabbit out of a hat kind. For me, magic can be found in the song that comes on the radio at just the right time. The phone that rings just as you … Continue reading

In the beginning…

January 17, 2014

I am amazed at the energy and excitement that comes at the beginning of things….a new school year, the first day of vacation, a marriage, a new baby.  What makes that precious time so exhilarating?  and maybe more importantly, how … Continue reading