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The Mom Guilt Club: Monkeys, Beds, and Recovering from Your Own Bad Parenting

My baby fell off the bed and bumped her head.  And it wasn’t the first time.

There’s this theory you learn about in law school called… 1,659 more words


“So….how’s the adoption going?”

“So….how’s the adoption going?” We get asked this a lot and can I say THANK YOU! Because every time we’re asked we’re reminded you haven’t forgotten we have a kid awaiting us. 904 more words


Living the dream

I remember it well: life with babies and toddlers. Little sleep, time-outs on the bottom step, and lots of hot dogs w/ mac and cheese….oh, and peas to make it it super healthy and curb the mom guilt;-) 326 more words



i always knew i would have boys. these are things you just ‘know’ strangely enough…or not?  i just knew i was destined to live in a house of testosterone and crazy boy energy where i would reign, as the queen bee does in her colony. 677 more words

Dealing With Children

Mom Shopping Guilt

my poor 8 year old son is growing out of his pants faster than he can put them on. every morning after he dressing himself for school, he emerges from his room and we all yell, ‘where’s the floooood!?’. 173 more words

Happy Mommy

If you don't have something nice to say...

I do not agree with what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it. – Voltaire

As a writer and a bibliophile, it should come as no surprise that I am a strong proponent of freedom of speech.

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Christmas break…winter break….psychotic break.

Whatever you want to call it, it’s happening right now. The kids are home for the holidaze. 2 weeks of freedom. I’m not a big planner. 769 more words