JbC- The Column

My parent-centric column that appears twice-monthly in the Brattleboro Reformer.

Thankful Thursdays

Every Thursday I take a moment and reflect on what I am thankful for.

Fly On The Wall

A writing challenge.

´╗┐More Than Food

We live in a small town that is right next to a slightly bigger small town. The slightly bigger small town is the town both my husband and I grew up in. That bigger small town is bursting at the seams with community. A community that we are so incredibly grateful for.... read more

Springtime Fly

Our five-year-old is REALLY into knock knock jokes. They are not always funny, but she finds them HYSTERICAL. She was on quite the roll with some pretty bad jokes when I decided to tell her mine. Me: Knock knock. Her: Who’s there? Me: Banana Her: Banana who? Me:... read more

Wrapped In Love

Today I wore my five-year-old daughter and my two-month-old niece. I had not been feeling great all day so I took it easy. No make-up, comfy clothes, reading, watching the girls play. My seven-year-old niece was over and the three girls played all morning. At lunch... read more


I took a six-week course recently. Actually, I started a six-week course, twice. It was a course designed to help monetize my blog. I was so excited at the potential income my “hobby” could bring. The first thing I was assigned was an audit of my site. I... read more

About Me

Balance seeker that always ends up slightly askew. Writer, vlogger, photo taker. Wife, mother, human.
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  • She continues to take my breath away. #parenting
  • Soaking up some much needed sun while my sidekick makes sure my hair is ok.
  • Mornings at home are kind of the best.

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