One of the best things about the start of 2013 is getting to put up a new calendar. The old one is filled to the brim with events, meetings, play dates, date nights, travel plans, birthday parties, and reminders of all kinds. It was a full year.
The new calendar though... the new one is blissfully blank. There's nothing on it yet, and all that empty space gives us room to dream a bit, and even set a few goals for the year.
The goals we have in mind are family goals—things we'd like to do together. We're not sure we'll get to all of them, but it makes us happy just to think about trying.
Welcome to the new year. Dream big!
My kids have made their resolutions for 2013. The five-year-old: to do more art projects; to make things out of clay; and to listen more when mommy talks to me (she’s actually pretty good about this already, but I’ll take it!).The eight-... read more
Making resolutions are easier for some than for others. Some of us know just what we want to work harder at or try for the first time this year. Others of us are less sure. Our goals seem too vague perhaps, too cliché, or too humdrum to q... read more