• About lizkhenry

    Liz is a former educator, a community builder and a referee of two boys. Her family's adventures in imperfect balance include delivering twins as a surrogate and living in Puerto Rico for nearly a year to run a local farmers market.

    Give me a minute.

    by  • September 25, 2013 • Uncategorized

    I/we have had plenty of adventures over the years, but nothing as drastic as a “quit-your-job-and-move-the-family-to-another-country” adventure. Sure, having kids changed things, but in our case it was more like things veered off track for a while. We had immeasurable support that kept us grounded and made the tough times manageable. Three weeks into...

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    What if

    by  • September 15, 2013 • Uncategorized

    I quit my job six weeks ago. I like to think it was a job I did well. It was a safe position in what sometimes feels like an uncertain economy.  Some might think it was an impulsive move. They might be right. But if there is one thing I’ve learned from the work...

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    8 years. 4 babies. Or 2. Or 4.

    by  • June 25, 2013 • Uncategorized

    I told my boys this morning that it’s our anniversary- 8 years. My 5 year old quickly commented that, in that time, I’ve had 4 babies. Correct. My 7 year old then insisted that’s not right. I’ve only had two. My first instinct was to remind him that I did, in fact, carry twins...

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