Hungry for Presence

As a mom of two littles, I rarely get moments of silence. Our lives are filled with both the sounds of toddler joys and all of their demands for attention. But today, in the middle of the afternoon during a long nap (God bless ‘em), the house went silent. In the...
Mashed potatoes and lice

Mashed potatoes and lice

Earlier this year, my then three year old daughter asked me why we were moving back to Ecuador. She loved living near Grandma in the states and simply could not understand why anyone would want to live any where in the world that did not have fruit snacks. Our...