For Mom’s Birthday

After learning my estimated due date for this new little one, it kind of hit me that there would be a pretty good chance I would be either too pregnant or too wrapped up with a new baby to give my Mom’s birthday much attention this year. A little planning ahead wouldn’t hurt, I thought…

It’s a party on a stick.

I realize that, not too long from now, my child will begin to make more and more suggestions for throwing his birthday party. Likely involving licensed characters that he’ll become enamored with. But in his fourth year of life, while he’s interested in some of the characters he’ll see on a PBS station, or from…