Hey…long time no see. Honestly, I haven’t been in much of a blogging mood the past few months. Being fired from a company you considered home where you worked with people you considered family takes it out of you. I’m still really not feeling it, as rejection after rejection piles on top of my … More Regarding compassion
I have had it up to HERE with self-deprecating posts from moms who feel SO GUILTY about the time they broke their facade of perfection and acted human with their kids. … More DEAR PARENTS: STOP APOLOGIZING FOR BEING IMPERFECT
In which we remember that grandparents are people, too, and might even know a few things. … More DEAR PARENTS: L2RELAX ABOUT THE GRANDPARENTS
I work to provide for you, I work to be a role model, and I work to make you proud. I am not sorry. … More TO MY CHILDREN, I’M NOT SORRY I WORK
Today is our anniversary, which seems like the perfect opportunity to talk about the time I failed my husband. … More BECAUSE AT THE END OF THE DAY, YOU DO WHAT YOU HAVE TO DO
Oh Ethan, I feel bad for you almost every day. There’s so much you don’t know yet about being a firstborn. … More MY LITTLE GUINEA PIG: A LETTER TO MY FIRSTBORN
This post has caused quite the concerning discussion on Facebook. It all started with a sign posted outside a women’s restroom. … More LET THOSE BABY BIRDS FLY
Mommy Wars. It’s almost impossible not to get caught up in them. Before you even conceive, you’re already on one side or the other on a multitude of issues you may not have even thought were that big a deal – but will define you as a parent. … More ON BEING EXCLUDED FROM THE CLUB
Good. God. It’s been a while. I think mostly because I’ve been ranting on Facebook instead of the blog. Suppose I should stop doing that. This is where I rant. I mean, hell, that’s what’s expected of the blog, amirite?! … More WHEN DID 2015 HAPPEN?
Today marked two more in a long line of firsts. Logan’s first day of Kindergarten, Ethan’s first day of 1st Grade. I want to remember this day. … More SO BEGINS ANOTHER YEAR!