Boondock Ramblings

A little bit about a lot of things

I used to be a writer. I used to be able to string words together and have them make sense. Now my brain is jumbled in my head, mixed with toddler demands and elementary basketball and dinner and karate classes and nap time. I won’t even mention all the rest of the mess Facebook pours …

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We only have two children in our family which means getting out the door to go somewhere 45 minutes away shouldn’t be such an ordeal. But it is. “Do you have the diaper bag?”“Did you get your toys together to take to grandma and grandpa’s?”“Do you have my camera?”“Have you seen my Kindle?”“We’ve got everything? …

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This post is part of the monthly 10 on 10 blog circle. Be sure to catch the next photographer in the circle by clicking the link at the bottom of this post. —- I am convinced my children have joined forces to see who can turn my hair gray quicker. My 16 month old has …

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It was like she had found the most exciting location in the world the way my daughter stomped her tiny 15 month old, boot-clad feet in the mud puddle in the park of a city we’d visited for the day. We hadn’t brought extra socks so her dad and I wavered between telling her and …

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