Monthly Archives: February 2015

Staycation by the Number$

Monday, February 23rd 2015 Ah… the kids are back in school. At last I’m back in my favorite corner of my favorite cafe with my $2 coffee and free wifi. (I customarily leave a whopping 50% tip here every time. … Continue reading

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MIRACLE DAY

Friday, February 20th 2015 – continued WHO could have predicted the Miracle Day that would ensue?   After breakfast the kids STARTED HOMEWORK, without being asked!  Such a contrast to all the kvetching the night before.   Then in the … Continue reading

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Good Morning Funny Face

Friday, February 20th 2015   After kvetching out my angst last night, and finding myself at the bottom of a wine bottle, amazingly I woke up TOTALLY inspired this morning -BEFORE the kids somehow- and laid out a business plan … Continue reading

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Connected Parenting – Dubious and Fraught with Peril

Thursday, February 19th 2015 I dunno. To be this connected to your children means to die a thousand deaths in a day, laugh at a thousand jokes, assuage a thousand boo boos, negotiate … you get the idea. And I … Continue reading

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Gavin Progress Report – Snowboard Edition

Sunday, Feb 15th 2015 Since last month Gavin and I have been on a journey around his academic life, ability to work and development of FOCUS. This recent jag started a month ago when his teachers sat me down to … Continue reading

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Singing with Mamma

Saturday, February 14th 2015 On Valentine’s Day of 2015 the Cambridge Winter Farmers Market gave me my first (U.S.) gig as *Musical* Guest.  I recall singing mostly songs about heartbreak and bad traffic.  The kids took it upon themselves to … Continue reading

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What I Did Last Night

Saturday, February 7th 2015 As I biked home from the juggling convention through snowflakes and snowscapes in our beautiful city yesterday with my husband towing our kids all zipped up in their esteemed “chariot,” it occurred to me that it … Continue reading

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