kids playing soccer
Motherhood, Nutrition

Fueling Your Young Athlete

What is the best way to feed your growing athlete even on the busiest days? Here are some tips from my own experience.

the Peanut Butter Club gathered in the Matthew 25 farm tractor
Life, Pinot noir

Wine for a Good Cause

Last week was a gorgeous week weather-wise in Central New York. One weeknight, our family traveled south of the city of Syracuse to a very special farm in Lafayette, New York, called Matthew 25. Founded 10 years ago, the farm is completely run on donations of time, talent and treasure. The farm grows crops and gives them away to the poor.

Life, Motherhood, Wine

Children Cost a Lot….and so Does the Wine!

It's the time of year when the Department of Agriculture releases its study about how much it costs to raise a child. This year, the department estimates the cost of raising a child from birth through age 17 is $233,610, or as much as almost $14,000 annually. And this is based on 2015 numbers! Reading… Continue reading Children Cost a Lot….and so Does the Wine!