Tag Archives: family

Kids Ear Piercing – For or Against?

    I discovered yet another parenting “hot button” topic this week. In the past, I’ve been sucked into every controversial parenting topic possible. We’ve all beaten a dead horse talking about our stance on different types of vaccinations, circumcision, breastfeeding – the list goes on and on. And now, the hot topic de jour […]

Generational Ties

“Are the Abuelos coming?” This is a frequently asked question in our house. My kids are referring to their great-grandparents, my husband’s grandparents, and the answer is more often than not “Yes, the Abuelos are coming.” I consider my children very lucky. Not only do they have their grandparents nearby but they also have a […]

National Sibling Day. Do You Have Siblings & Are They Worth Celebrating?

Last week the internet celebrated National Sibling Day. I think it was primarily an online celebration, because my social feeds were full of childhood pre-digital photos of groups of siblings in 70s bellbottoms and bad haircuts. It was nice to see people celebrating the special relationship that siblings share. I’m one of those lucky people […]