36 Date Night Questions That Lead to Love (And Lava Cake)

36 Date Night Questions That Lead to Love (And Lava Cake)

Inside: Trying out the NY Times Modern Love 36 Questions on date night. How many questions does it take to fall in love? How many questions does it take to STAY in love? In 2015, the New York Times Modern Love column ran a story called The 36 Questions That Lead to Love which was later turned into a podcast episode. Basically the idea is that if you and a stranger sit down with these…

There Are Three: How Miscarriage Broke My Heart and Gave Me Everything

Three years ago during the week leading up to Mother’s Day, there were three reasons that I wanted to hide away from the world. Three reasons that I didn’t want to walk into a store with rows of Mother’s Day cards. Three reasons I couldn’t bring myself to see pictures of mothers with their children…

Traveling While Parenting (Or What the French Call Les Incompetents)
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Traveling While Parenting (Or What the French Call Les Incompetents)

Inside: What would a working mom blog be without some great working mom fails? Join us for one of our favorite traveling while parenting fails and some 90s nostalgia. Home Alone is one of the greatest cinematic achievements of our time. (Not up for debate.) So when Glen and I overslept the morning I was…

Full-Contact Easter
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Full-Contact Easter

As we all know, Easter is traditionally a holiday centered around full-contact no-holds-barred athletic competition. (Wait, no? Really? That’s not a generally accepted way to celebrate the mystery of our faith? Weird.) Get Your Head in the Game Growing up, my family was never one to break tradition. So we embraced both the family togetherness…