Life is Good Conference Recap 2017
May 31, 2017
My legs are still wobbly from using the stairs to avoid waiting for an elevator during our 7th year attending the Life is Good Conference in Oregon. This year it was at the Embassy Suites in Tigard, Oregon. It’s about 20 minutes from Portland. My kids haven’t unpacked yet and the car isn’t even entirely unloaded. […]Continue Reading
Life is still good
May 19, 2015
Every year since 2011 my kids and I have attended the Life is Good conference in Vancouver, Washington. As a stay-home mom conference was a refreshing time when my ex and I could theoretically “share” parenting responsibilities, which meant I’d have time to socialize with the women. This year, however, since I’ve been working full […]Continue Reading
What, No Presents from Santa?
December 27, 2013
I haven’t really told many people that we didn’t do Santa presents this year, but I’m sure that’s the reaction I’d get eventually. The truth is, for the first time in our lives my kids aren’t really pining away for anything they want. In the past, Christmas was the one chance I had as a […]Continue Reading
Commuting with Kids
September 2, 2013
Who does this, right? I have no idea. I guess I do. It’s no secret that compulsory schooling doesn’t impress me. I’ve been blogging about our homeschooling adventures for over ten years and as we veered more into unschooling I blogged about that, too. Humans learn. period. One important thing to me was that my […]Continue Reading
Life is Good and it Still Rocks.
June 2, 2011
Last weekend, our family (minus one) took a mini road trip to Vancouver, WA. It’s about a 3 hour drive unless you’re pulling over to pee every 30 minutes, or fighting with your spouse about stupid… stupid things. Isn’t every fight stupid? Anyway… As we were leaving, it was hailing The purpose of our visit […]Continue Reading