Tagged with family

How I’m Doing It: Raising Healthy Children

How I’m Doing It: Raising Healthy Children

The following post first appeared in the How I’m Doing It blog for Experience Life magazine. Read my original April 2014 magazine article here, in the How I’m Doing It column. “Eat good food. Exercise. Sleep.” This is how my 4-year-old describes the three things she needs to do to be healthy. Hearing her recite what I’ve taught her as … Continue reading

How I’m Doing It: Celebrating Healthy Parenthood

How I’m Doing It: Celebrating Healthy Parenthood

The following post first appeared in the How I’m Doing It blog for Experience Life magazine. Read my original April 2014 magazine article here, in the How I’m Doing It column. It is joyous to celebrate health. When you feel energized and are active and moving, feeling your muscles working to help you live your life, it’s amazing. After … Continue reading

You Look Like a Chef

You Look Like a Chef

If you’re a parent, you know you wear many hats. Do you ever think of a chef’s as one of them? Being the chef of your household is a big job. For women, it’s more likely that we are the ones who set the “food tone” when it comes to eating for our family, and … Continue reading

Raising Your Kid Far from Family

One premise of my blog is that I’m a New Yorker exploring life in Vienna—both what this area has to offer and what life is like being away from New York and my family. The Washington area is known for being a place of transplants. People come from all over the US and the world. … Continue reading

101st Post: Life Is Good

This is my 101st post! Yes, usually people benchmark nice, round numbers like 100. But I looked too quickly at the data on my blog site and thought this post – right here – was number 100. It’s really just a metaphor for life with a kid: you have to take things as they come, … Continue reading