"As a kid in Canada, skates must just grow on your feet and off you go!"  A young grandma said this to us yesterday...

The first time Richard and I went to a Chuck E. Cheese with Violet, we vowed that we would never be back. But then...

Nothing says June fun like a re-evaluation of one's New Year's resolutions! I just re-read my post about patience back in January, and I'm struck...
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It's our first video for the Be Who You Are album! Starring our daughter Violet Duguay - okay I am very biased here, but I...
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Flying on the trapeze is an excellent metaphor for life. Long ladders to climb, scary vantage points at which you consider how far you've...

I don’t know why I’m suddenly so filled with compassion for animals. Becoming a vegetarian, worrying about flies, and now….bawling my eyes out watching...

On Tuesday morning, Richard and I heard the same bad news every other parent heard who has a child in the Los Angeles Unified...

"I'm still thinking!" Violet shouted at me this morning when I asked her for the third time what she'd like for breakfast, our 7:20am...

Woo hoo! It's done! It's done! The culmination of two years of blood, sweat and tears, and one big fundraising campaign, the Be Who You Are...

I know you're all DYING to know how Richard and I tamed down our Halloween look for trick-or-treating last Monday night. If you read...