Some days my nails keep breaking, As I lose hair strand by strand; And the vitamins I’m taking Can’t be opened just by hand. Sometimes I sweep and mop the tile, Get dinner on the table, Then ruefully watch ev’ry child Drop as much as he is able. Somehow the same pants surface Ev’ry time … More A Day in the Life
My counselor said I need to find happiness within the life I have chosen… And that, all you shoppers at Costco, is why I am riding the shopping cart like a handlebarred skateboard. Photo Credit: Robert Andall
What do you do all day? When I was a young mom, a childhood friend asked me this. I understand that the question is among the Top Ten mothers hear, but it was the first time someone had literally asked me. My friend had been working and going to school. She was genuinely curious about what … More What Do You Do All Day?
About a year ago I began exercising every day. I also had a content-writing job, was room mom for my second boy’s class, volunteered in our church, drove the boys to martial arts in the evening, thought it was a good time to go to counseling for me and for me and the hubby, and … More Dressy Casual or Little Black Exercise Outfit?
After a morning of dragging, begging, threatening, feeding, packing, and shoeing (and shooing), I thank heaven for other moms. My slowest child FINALLY made it out the door to school carpool this morning; a plush toy under each arm, a backpack upon his back, and dress up boots on his feet. My friend who drives them … More Thank Heaven for Other Moms