Category: Motherhood

Morning Mommy Blunder

      Comments Off on Morning Mommy Blunder

This morning, my natural inclination to be a control freak overruled my desire for my daughter to learn to make her own decisions. Here’s how it went down: 6yo: (carrying… Read more »

Avoiding the Uglies – shopping for Easter

      Comments Off on Avoiding the Uglies – shopping for Easter

  My mother-in-law and I took the kids shopping for Easter outfits this evening.  It was a very successful outing, with both kids coming home with very nice, age-appropriate outfits… Read more »

Out of the Mouth of Babes…..

      Comments Off on Out of the Mouth of Babes…..

This exchange between my 6-year-old daughter and me happened a while ago, but it’s still totally worth posting: So we’re standing in the make-up aisle of the local drug store… 6yo: (points… Read more »

Oldie, but Goodie

      Comments Off on Oldie, but Goodie

Our kids have state-of-the art toys – Toys that speak, drive, run, and glow.  We’ve given them our old smart phones to use for gaming.  We have video-game consoles, laptops,… Read more »