“I firmly believe kids don’t want your understanding. They want your trust, your compassion, your blinding love and your car keys, but you try to understand them and you’re in big trouble. To me, they remain life’s greatest mysteries.” -Erma Bombeck, If Life Is a Bowl of Cherries, What Am I Doing in the Pits?
I have finally reached a milestone every young mother dreams of: all four children completely potty trained. Seriously, if you’ve not experienced the Iron Man Competition that is Potty-Training, then you have no idea how many angelic choirs sang after that opening sentence. In related news, my oldest son entered junior high school. He’s taller, … More The Joys of Pre-Puberty