My children have been ‘off schedule’ since June 5th. We have traveled on trains, planes, in taxis, ubers, and busses at all hours of the day (and sometimes night). With a 5.5, just-turned-3, and an 8 month old, planning and timing isn’t always easy. And so with almost 3 months of travels to three countries […]
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My family and I have done more than a fair share of long-haul flights since our children were born. We have relatives all over the US and around the world from Germany to Israel, and I’ve flown for my job as an opera singer to destinations as far as Anchorage, Montreal, and Beijing. Now that […]
I still can’t help but keep those numbers in my head. The number on the scale when I got married. The number I weighed when I got pregnant with my first, my second, the number I gained with the stress of an international move to Texas right before the midwife recorded the number I weighed when I was […]
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For having just turned 5, my son has already had to say ‘goodbye’ to many different friends from around the world. We moved to Texas from Germany last year, and he had already graduated from a Krippe (12 month – 3 year old daycare program) to a Kita (age 3 years through 6 years), he […]
My kids probably won’t be devouring any chocolate easter eggs after the hunt this year. It’s not because they are lactose intolerant. It’s not because I’m the all-natural no sugars added mom (although I’d love to say that I am). And it’s not because I wish we’d return to the roots of the holiday rather […]
If only it were as easy as “Hey, how YOU doin’?” – but alas, Joey’s famous pickup line from “Friends” isn’t as easy to use when the person I’d like to pick up is a new mom friend. Being a new mom is hard enough — being a new mom in a new city can […]