It is a Thursday afternoon that I won’t soon forget.   Cohen’s 6th grade English teacher, Katie Kloess, was killed in a car accident on her way to coach a basketball game.  She was killed at the intersection at the end of our street.  An intersection I go through 8, […]


  Congratulations to the 2016 – World Series Champions Chicago Cubs!  From a non baseball loving girl who is kind of a White Sox fan.   I have a love hate relationship with baseball – I love that this team has brought the city together and taken the attention away […]

Congratulations 2016 Chicago Cubs

    As she stood at the kitchen counter last night crying over a homework sheet I realized just how far she’s come. Last year these tears would have been just another typical night with Caroline, but last nights tears weren’t typical – not anymore.  This girl has grown so […]

Changing Times

Heading to the London Eye
July 31 – Day 5   We stayed near Heathrow Airport, so we weren’t too close to central London.  After our first night there we headed off to our third friendly game.  This game was located at a pitch on the grounds of a private school in Berkhamsted.  A few […]

Adventures in London