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When I Say I’m Busy... I actually mean...

I recently became a stay at home wife.

Yep, you heard that right not a stay at home mom, but a stay at home… 1,001 more words


Indiana for a Long Weekend Part 1

We flew out to Chicago in the evening of October 2 to attend a wedding of dear friends in Indiana. This was our first extended trip (4 days) without Vale, and we made the most of it. 228 more words

Alone Together

This weekend. We hit a milestone.

Our two kids, ages 4 and 1 (almost 2) spent the night at their grandparents, for the first time. 600 more words

Year 2, Day 263

My fortieth birthday is looming just over the horizon, and several months back Jaclyn made it clear that I needed to keep this weekend free of commitments. 386 more words

Even Without Kids

Do you ever feel

Like the cleaning never ends

Even without kids


No Kids, No Regrets

We’re seated by the gate at Logan, held captive by the airline’s whim, watching a steady stream of disheveled passengers walk or dash by, but the place remains stale and lifeless somehow. 1,912 more words


Let’s talk Self-Care

Hey Captains,

It has come to my attention, that as you enter your thirties, self-care becomes a non-negotiable. At least, it should be a non-negotiable by the time you hit that decade. 204 more words