I have three kids. Three. All three have been with me all summer, all day long. Let that sink in, people. All...day...long. And when I say, all day long, I'm talking 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. That, my friends is a long day. A long day as it is, mind you, but add in three… Continue reading Things I Won’t Miss When School Starts
Every August, like mid-to-late August, I have a tradition of taking all three of my kids shopping for back to school clothes, not unlike every other mother with school-age kids. And every year I imagine it being fun, and dare I say...exciting! Wandering through the multitudes of racks, picking out collared shirts for the boys,… Continue reading Let’s Boycott Back to School Shopping!
It’s early Monday morning. A holiday morning. I should be sleeping. But I’m not. My little has decided that she “absolutely needs to eat right now” or she’ll die. I can sense her standing next to me at my bed. She’s poking my arm. I’m not awake. Go away. But she’s persistent. She stops poking… Continue reading You Can Run, But You Can’t Hide