Family, Kids, Opinion, School, traditions, Uncategorized, writing

Celebrations in the Time of Covid

This past Saturday was my Sami’s birthday. It was a big one- number 13- marking the end of her childhood years, and the beginning of her walk over the bridge to adulthood. We began the day with breakfast with her dad, with the plan to open gifts and have cake later that evening, and schedule… Continue reading Celebrations in the Time of Covid

Amusement Parks, Family, Florida, parenting, Travel, Uncategorized, Vacation

Our Disney Vacation 2K17

  Like many Americans (70 percent according to AAA), the Haas family takes at least one vacation every year.  Being a lifelong Disney fan, or rather obsessed- the question we asked ourselves almost every year since we married back in 2001 was "When would be a good time to go to Disney World?" One might be surprised that it… Continue reading Our Disney Vacation 2K17