The other weekend my daughter, who is 8, had a play-date with her best friend. It was an absolutely beautiful day out and Girl Scouts of Connecticut was encouraging kids to visit a state park to receive a special badge. So after picking up her bestie, I took them to a local state park that
Even if you’re not a power couple collaborating on a book, you’re still embarking on an amazing journey together. It may sound cliche, but every moment of your life as a parent is an adventure. And any parent who has the privilege of raising children together with a loving, devoted partner has an even sweeter excursion ahead.
Have you ever imagined something happening one way, and in reality, when it actually happens, it’s nothing like you imagined? Well, that is exactly what happened to me last week. Let me preface my story by telling you a little about me and my adventurous/risk-taking side. As the oldest child of three, I tend to
For the past three years, the days before school have been marked with a “special day” where one or both of our kids get to do whatever they want. More often than not this involves a train ride and this year was the BIGGEST ride of all. We visited New York City as a family
Our town is pretty big. There are a lot of parks and playgrounds to discover and explore. I have reviewed the town’s parks and rec website numerous times, and although my son is 4, we just discovered a new park in town – Beachland Park & Pool! I attempted to find this park once before,