Those of you who know me are likely laughing over the fact that I used “duck” in the title above, because well…I’m a quirky something all right. But what I really want to talk about is mean girls – or rather, teaching our kids that when a mean girl (or mean anyone) calls them weird, it isn’t such a bad thing. In fact, being weird can be an asset. Case in point – leave a comment below on your weirdest trait, and you could win a box of handmade chocolates from Kurn’s Candies – and woo woo! Who doesn’t love chocolate? But back to our tale on the wonders of weird… [click to continue…]
This year my twins started kindergarten, and my house is empty. It is eerily quiet as I type. So quiet in fact that if my kids were here I would know they were up to something…like seeing if toy dinosaurs can “survive” a fall from an upstairs window or if pet fish prefer swimming in the toilet.
So in honor of this strangely delightful and yet heart-heavy milestone, I am reposting one of my favorite sappy blogs about my kids. Enjoy! [click to continue…]