Life As A Fire Wife

A Summer Adventure

Here we go, go, go, go, on an adventure! Because why wouldn’t my brain sing The Cat in the Hat theme song to kick off summer. The cars all packed up, the clock is ticking, one boy is snoring, all... Continue Reading →

Ready, Set, Summer!

The last few weeks have been a blur to say the least. The end of another basketball season, a high school graduation and party for my niece, a stripe promotion in karate, field trips, an 8th grade dance and to... Continue Reading →

A Break from The Rush

I'm always in such a rush. It feels like in this life we are just rushing from one thing to the next. Our schedules fill up so fast that we live in chains hour by hour seeing if we can... Continue Reading →

From Clinger to Flier

I wish I had time to put pen to paper last week, but if I had I might have cried. Life's been like that lately, everything tugging on the heart strings, all good things, but apparently, I'm a crier so... Continue Reading →

Road Trip Part 2

We did it. We road tripped down to NY for less than 24 hours to give Logan and our nephew their Christmas gifts of Legoland. Road trips are an adventure, but road trips in a very short span of time... Continue Reading →

Road Trip Part 1

A good roadtripping soundtrack consists mostly of the radio on scan until it stops on something magical. Green Day, Sublime, Wallflowers, Cranberries, Gin Blossoms, Shakira, Uncle Kracker, Pearl Jam, Nelly, Smashing Pumpkins… Yeah, I’m a 90’s girl all the way.... Continue Reading →

Boys Will Be Boys

I used to think to myself, if I ever get married and have kids, I want to have boys so I can raise some good ones in this world. I just read that back to myself and thought, wow, that... Continue Reading →

A Reflection

I was 17 when the school shooting at Columbine High School happened. A junior, just a year away from graduating in my hometown in NY. A school shooting? Those words don't even make sense together. How can children even cope... Continue Reading →

Don’t Blink

Have you heard that song by Kenny Chesney, "Don't Blink."? I start to feel that way every year around this time, like, where did the time go? (The current episodes of This Is Us is not helping me here). I'm... Continue Reading →

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