Funny moments, Parenting

Words of Wisdom

  Ok guys. (And girls. Oh who am I kidding, mostly girls.). It’s time to talk about something serious for once. Something tragic and heart-wrenching and life-altering and emotionally exhausting and physically overwhelming. I am talking, of course, about the very sensitive subject of… parenting teenagers. (What?? What did you think I was going to… Continue reading Words of Wisdom

Childhood cancer, Funny moments

Fun and productive things to do while waiting in the hospital.

I have a friend right now who is at her son’s bedside in the hospital, an unplanned vacation from the real world which happens so frequently in the life of a cancer mom (or cancer dad of course). It made me think about all the long hours, days and nights we spent in the hospital… Continue reading Fun and productive things to do while waiting in the hospital.

Funny moments, Relationships

Our First Date

  Martin and I like to look back on our “first date” with fond memories. The funny thing is, when we started comparing how the date and the lead up to it went, we had quite different versions of the same story. So, here, in all its glory, is the story of our first date,… Continue reading Our First Date