I flexed my foot to stretch my calf while we were stopped.  I bent down and fished my water bottle out of the stroller.  My friend’s stroller was parked just ahead of mine.  Our toddler boys reclined in their man-carts, happily stuffing themselves with snacks.   I hadn’t been on our usual trail in a …

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Our history is just incredible. Girls, I want to interrupt our regularly scheduled posts to make an important announcement that doesn’t have to do with Mommyhood: Independence Day is my favorite.  Our history is just incredible. I want to take a moment to say:  our forefathers of our nation were a bunch of unlikely punks. …

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Now, this is the scary stuff.  This stuff you only dare discuss with your best friend on a long walk so that you don’t have to look her in the eye.  Or what comes to mind when you stare into the flickering campfire late into the night. But this just may also be the stuff …

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