Being a mother is like being between a rock and a hard place, especially if the rock is a petrified piece of carpet food and the hard place is the mother of all Lego bricks. We live a daily life of conflicting messages: Cuddle your child but don’t smother him. Teach your children to stick … More Selfish Selflessness
I’m really bad at predictions. Take today, for example: I thought I would probably get outside, eat at a mealtime, and wear pants. I guess one can’t assume anything where parenthood is concerned. Photo Credit: Markus Spiske
My second son has behavioral issues. Sometimes teachers or other adults ask me ‘what works’ with him. Don’t you think, if I knew, I’d be spraying that magic solution all over the place?!
My husband is odd. Apart from his many charming quirks, he knew exactly what he was going to be when he grew up -at THE AGE OF THIRTEEN. Some kids are still learning to self-feed at that age. I, on the other hand, had little clue. I’ve been pondering on the idea lately; because clearly I should … More What Do You Want to Be When You Grow Up?