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    Family Vacations Travel

    Yosemite Family Vacation at The Evergreen Lodge

    June 20, 2016

    “Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity.” ― John Muir, Our National Parks My husband has fond childhood memories of Yosemite and thought it would be a perfect destination for our first road trip to a National Park.  We brewed some coffee and loaded up the car just before dawn so the boys would sleep the first stretch of the drive.  They woke…

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  • Travel

    Solstice Canyon Malibu Family Hike

    After my husband prepared a hearty and healthy breakfast, we let the kids watch some of the Rose Parade on television before getting outdoors for some fresh air and sunshine. We made our way…

    January 1, 2016
  • Motherhood

    Interview With Motherhood Artist Katie m. Berggren

    I am so honored for the opportunity to interview internationally recognized award-winning painter and mother Katie m. Berggren. You may be familiar with her beautiful paintings or perhaps you are discovering her here for the…

    September 19, 2012
  • Motherhood Parenting Slow Living

    The Family Dinner

    There is great meaning in the simple daily ritual of gathering together for an evening meal. My husband and I have happy childhood memories of eating together as a family. The days can be…

    March 10, 2012