SuperMom

Have you ever wondered what being a supermom really looks like?  The first picture that comes to mind is a mom, with curlers in her hair, holding an infant or toddler in one arm, while vacuuming with the other, dressed for success, with several other children milling about, with dinner on stove.  That’s what I … More SuperMom

Parents, don’t let your kids grow up to be assholes

I found out firsthand today what I DON’T want my kids to do ever. We were getting ready to leave from my older two kids’ one-of-umpteen amounts of practices/after school activities aka parent personal hell, and per usual, my middle kid was being particularly pokey about putting their shoes on to go.  So of course, … More Parents, don’t let your kids grow up to be assholes

An open letter to my husband in our 10th year of marriage

Dear husband, It’s been 10 years.  Yes, I know!  I can’t believe it either!  We’ve been together for longer, although we often debate the actual amount of time (there is a dispute about when we were officially dating).  It’s been a wild ride, and we’ve shared a lot of ups and downs.  But lately, I … More An open letter to my husband in our 10th year of marriage