Month: November 2018

  • Not a Vacation. Part two: Not a Plan.

    An aside:  Sorry for these late follow up posts on our trip.  It feels a bit anti-climactic now. Sigh. Chris had to leave unexpectedly as soon as we returned from our trip to California so needless to say it has been quite the week without him, managing my first time in the jungle with the […]

  • Not a Vacation. Part One.

    My children used to love the book, Not a Box by Antoinette Portis.  In the book, a bunny plays with an ordinary box and uses its imagination to transform it into many things so it’s “not a box.”  In my most desperate and exhausting moments when the kids were little, I would remember this book […]