I want to say that I am not blind to the fact that the last post I wrote before today’s was not totally in-keeping with today’s message. My belief that parents should parent their children, however, is not contradictory to my belief that we should work harder to support one another instead of attacking one … More I just wanted to take a moment.
I read this article today, and even though I’m terrified to write this blog, I think it needs to be written. And I can only hope and pray that it doesn’t end badly for us. So here’s my “confession.” Our summer daycare option was going to cost $200 per week, and we simply cannot afford … More Bring back the village
This post is vaguely in response to the kid who fell into the gorilla enclosure at the Cincinnati zoo. Let’s just get that out of the way. And while we’re at it, let me be clear: I am not a gorilla expert. I’m not a parenting expert. I’m not perfect. My kids aren’t perfect. I know we all make mistakes. … More Let’s try…parenting!
In which we remember that grandparents are people, too, and might even know a few things. … More DEAR PARENTS: L2RELAX ABOUT THE GRANDPARENTS
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
At some point, society decided they would take it upon themselves to deal with your kids the easiest way they can (usually to shut them up) rather than to let you actually parent them. … More BACKSEAT (NON) PARENTING