BDN blogger in New York Times bestselling series

What would you do if your toddler said something SO EMBARRASSING and SO TABOO in public that you wish the floor would open up and swallow you whole? Well, that’s exactly what I grapple with in a new hilarious story published in the fifth volume, But Did You Die: Setting the Parenting Bar Low By […]

Everything you thought you knew about Lyme disease is wrong

Spring in Maine means lots of wonderful things like erratic temperatures, snow squalls and crocuses, and mud season. It also means that ticks are coming out to play and they are looking for fresh blood to suck and infect with their nasty buffet of diseases. Of particular concern is Lyme disease, which was the focus […]

10 Saint Paddy Day treats for the whole family

I love Saint Patrick’s Day. There are fun crafts to do with the kids like those amazing examples of leprechaun catchers floating around the Internet, yummy treats to consume, and the thought that with this holiday we are *thisclose* to ACTUAL spring. Here are ten fun ideas for treats that will wow your family. Enjoy! […]