This post contains affiliate links. Much to my delight, Max is a voracious reader. I was one of those kids who read constantly too; cereal boxes at breakfast, shampoo bottles in the bathtub, I was always on the search for words. From identifying the letters “DKNY” on his babysitter’s shirt when he was tiny, he’s […]
This post contains affiliate links. It probably goes without saying that Max was excited when he got his Hogwarts letter for Christmas, and he found out that we were heading to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter the next day. Besides the trip, he also got his Harry Potter wand that day, ahead of the […]
I feel like I need to give people permission, and I hope you’ll consider this that permission. Here are some things that I know to be true as I live life with a chronic illness: I need a kidney transplant. I need dialysis to keep me alive. I will never be “cured” of this, it’s […]
One of things I was most excited about at Universal was to get our magical moving pictures made at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. It isn’t one of the more widely known products that are available, but I’ve been wanting to do it ever since I saw my friend’s video a couple of years […]
It looks a little like a mugshot this week, but that’s what happens when he comes storming into my bedroom at 10pm with a “WE FORGOT MY THURSDAY PICTURE!” alarm going off. Limited lighting options.
Jamie and I have been happily married for 11 years, and we’ve had a lot of ups and downs in the past decade or so. About three years ago though, we made a big change and it’s improved our lives for so much the better. We brought another woman into our home, and by extension, […]
Max and Hedwig. I think he likes her.