Category Archives: Family

You Need New Friends (Or at Least Need to Learn to Listen)

You Need New Friends (Or at Least Need to Learn to Listen)

If you’re ever inclined to generalize about a certain type of person, it’s probably because you haven’t met enough of them. Read More

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Dear Hugh Jackman: A Birthday to Remember

Dear Hugh Jackman: A Birthday to Remember

The week before my niece’s twelfth birthday party, I got a call from my sister asking if we (my son, husband, and I) would dress up as Ayla’s favorite stars for the event. I knew there must be a story behind this. There was. My sister wrote it in her own words, and I felt the message of dreams and family was meant to be shared with a wider audience. Enjoy. Read More

5 Tricks to Help You Introduce Your Kid to Their Hero

5 Tricks to Help You Introduce Your Kid to Their Hero

Meeting Austin St. John was overwhelming for my whole family, but for my 7-year-old, this was a chance to meet her hero. Since we only found out about his attendance at Awesome-Con with about sixteen hours to prepare, things got pretty frantic. This checklist helped us get ready for the event and have a great time introducing our daughter to her hero. Read More