Mom’s Spa Day

Some people are just born to be parents. They fall effortlessly into the parenting routine as though they’ve been doing it all of their lives. The feeding, burping, diaper changing, bathing, and getting these tiny people dressed in the itsy bitsy, impossible onesies with buttons, zippers and flaps out the wazoo can be unbelievably overwhelming. Yet some of these super-parents seem to perform these daily obstacles as easily as Mary Lou Retton doing a cartwheel. Continue reading Mom’s Spa Day

Just Let It Happen

Beach family

The definition of vacation is “a specific trip, usually for relaxation, recreation and tourism.” The key word there for most people would be ‘relaxation’. Prior to five years ago, taking a vacation was about the last thing on my mind. I worked, I played golf, I played guitar in the evenings with a glass of scotch, and I went to bed. Continue reading Just Let It Happen