Running away from home

Mom Translator v2.0: “To mom From Anna Dresden is running away And Anna Bye, Mom I have to go” Ah, yes! The “I’m going to run away and never come back!” age. I knew this day would come, and I’m so glad it has. Why? It’s funny, and I enjoy trolling the kids as much […]

Merry Christmas!

Wishing you a peaceful and merry Christmas from all of us at Wenatchee Mom Blog. We’re taking the rest of the week off, but we’ll be back on Monday. Thank you for joining us on the blog this first month! Is there something you’d like us to write about? Leave your suggestions in the comments […]

Holiday traditions we love

Over the past 10 years, I have tried to establish some holiday traditions that are non-negotiable — the things we do every year, even though at least one person from time to time throws a little fit. With a family of five, it is inevitable that there will be different opinions and thoughts. The goal […]

What matters most

When I first heard about Wenatchee Mom Blog, I thought, “What a great idea!” And then I thought, “Those young mothers need me!” I’m an old mother — my kids are now 37 and 33 so what I have to offer you is the voice of perspective. Today the focus is on…The Holidays. My family celebrates Christmas, […]

Have a wonderful weekend

What are your plans this weekend? We’re heading up to the family cabin at Lake Wenatchee for sledding and a big Christmas feast with aunts and uncles and cousins. I’m hoping (begging) that my aunt whips up a batch of her famous London Fog. It’s like a coffee milkshake made with bourbon instead of milk and is basically heaven […]

Don’t let the holidays get you down

The entire month of December is crazy. There’s snow on the ground, and people are driving like it’s their first time, as well as people driving like it’s their last. That combination along with those caught in the middle, the inevitable stresses of work before the holiday and having the time to get it all […]