I guess you could say that at 10 years old he needs me most for the things he doesn’t want me for…. homework, putting on sunscreen, taking out the trash, asking for help with his little brother… almost like I need him more than he needs me now.
I’m obsessed with the landscaping. Obsessed. And the lighting. And the architecture. And the obvious fanatics with Disney tattoos and funky pins and buttons. Way too many over-priced light up toys (totally worth it). And ya’ll were right about the turkey legs. And the churros. And the cost of a bottle of water.
This is a 16 & up post. Frankly I don’t know how my child believed for so long. He has literally found his unwrapped presents every year.…… Read more “Jolly St. Nick & The Easter Bunny too”
Dear Elias,What an incredible age you’re at. Independence. Self Awareness. New experiences. New progress. New Challenges. Sometimes I go too hard. Sometimes I let things slide that…… Read more “DEAR ELIAS “
From the beginning, one of the things my husband and I have thoroughly enjoyed is dining out. Pizza pubs, five star, hole in the wall… We love…… Read more “On Failed Family Nights”
I’m not a huge outdoorsie camping person. A walk in the woods and sleeping under the stars sounds very appealing but the whole all day in the…… Read more “Out and About”
I’m not a huge outdoorsie camping person. A walk in the woods and sleeping under the stars sounds very appealing but the whole all day in the…… Read more
Dear Mathis: You are two. I deal with some hard people in my life. People the world has given up on because they are just that…… Read more “Dear Mathis “
In March 2012, I Had a daughter. Although I didn’t know she was a daughter at the time. I was only nearing the end of the first…… Read more “I Had a Daughter”
My criteria for the perfect keiki beach: mellow water for the baby, lots of sand, entertaining enough for the big brother, not too far of a walk to…… Read more “KiniMama’s Favorite Maui Keiki Spots”