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Mo In A Cast For The Third Time

For the third time in a year Mo is in a cast. The first time he was a good sport about it.  It happened in the Summer which deprived him a little bit of fun but we improvised and found some non sports related activities to do. The second time, he was DEVASTATED initially.  He […]

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Feeling High

It’s easy to get caught up in life and lose sight of what really matters. Day to day meanderings are part of living but don’t beat yourself up over things you can’t control. Years from now I won’t care that my outfit wasn’t quite the latest fashion, I didn’t have the most stellar day, I […]

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Mo’s BFF Came Here From Syria

One year ago Mo met his BFF and they’ve been inseparable ever since. They watch movies and laugh at silly jokes together. They make outrageous YouTube videos in hopes of going viral. Mo introduced him to 2 Chainz.  His BFF taught him how to cuss in 3 languages. They play soccer, swim, ride bikes, and […]

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Student Of The Month

I was SO excited my boys would be together for the first time in school.  Mo in 4th grade and B starting kindergarten.  I felt pretty good with B having big bro on campus.  Also, he had an amazing preschool experience which armed him with confidence, social skills, and problem solving abilities.  However, it’s a […]

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Your Child Deserves More Than Mediocrity

There comes a point in life when you need to garner a sense of accountability.  A time to be liable for your actions.  A time to GROW UP.  The minute you’re responsible for the union of sperm and an egg is a good time. As an adult your child deserves more than mediocrity. Your father […]

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Water Park Fun For Only $4!

It’s hard to beat the LA heat.  I found a fun well priced gem just in time. The Santa Clarita Aquatics Center is a great way to stay cool and have family fun.  Admission is $4 per child, $6 for adults. Kids 2 and under are FREE and must wear swim diapers. There are 2 […]

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Real Madrid In Dodger Stadium

When I heard soccer great Cristiano Ronaldo was coming to visit me play soccer in Los Angeles I knew I had to take Mo. Naturally, with his finesse, talent, and swag, Ronaldo is Mo’s favorite soccer player. The International Champions Cup put on a great show in Los Angeles. Real Madrid played against Everton followed by […]

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The Royal Baby is Here

Congratulations William and Cate!!! The third heir to the British throne has arrived. It seems like yesterday the world watched the Royal couple get married.  Now we share the excitement of their first born. Prince William and Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge welcomed an 8 pound 6 ounce bundle of joy. Only a royal baby […]

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Great Summer Read

Wonder is the debut novel written by mom of 2, R.J. Palacio. It came highly recommended by a few friends. I’ve been trying to excite Mo about reading for quite some time.  I figured reading this together would be a great way to get some QT in and share my love of words with him. […]

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FREE LACMA MEMBERSHIP

When I think of museums I visualize snooty old people drinking Evian with their pinky out wearing Derby hats. Clearly I was traumatized as a child. After living in LA for 14 years I finally was dragged by a friend decided to step out of my comfort zone and venture somewhere new with B. I […]

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