I came across a post by a friend, also a relatively new mom, about Skirtember. I thought, oh goody, another ploy to get people to post selfies. We were in need of that. But then I started actually reading why the skirted selfies and I realized this is very much something I can get on board with.
Because of the truths I have come to know, and I am still learning more and more to be sure, I make these promises to you: 1. I will love your dad. If there is one thing I have learned, that is as true as all true things, it’s this: marriage is the most important… Continue reading commitments to my stepkids, reflections for mothers’ day
(No I’m not in labor writing a blog… haha) I’m already arguing with my child. Of course it’s pretty one sided. I say things like can you please go to sleep? And s/he pushes me around. And I say, no really, it’s in everyone’s best interest for you to go to get comfortable and sleep… Continue reading and so it begins…
“What do you do with a bored teenager? What do you do with a bored teenager? What do you do with a bored teenager? Every stupid day?” It’s summer. School’s out. Routines get thrown out the window and you wake up one morning and go, I suddenly have two kids living in my house and… Continue reading here we are now entertain us
There was no way he knew that I was 36 and starting to worry ever so slightly about the very real possibility that I will not have children without some large degree of medical assistance. He made a joke about his sister’s biological clock. He thought I was in my 20s, and early 20s at… Continue reading clock tick boom