My Worst Beauty Fail

My Worst Beauty Fail

I’ve tried to be one of those glamorous mothers. Like the ones that can wear high heels and trendy clothes to outings with the kids. The ones who have their hair and make-up always perfect. More accurately, I once wasted many hours on self-grooming, trying to be...
Talking to Your Kids About Sex and Death

Talking to Your Kids About Sex and Death

Every parent knows that there’s an inordinate amount of time in the summer spent with the kids. Times to be treasured: pool time, family reunions, and outings to favorite places. And with those times, comes the hours and hours of time to converse with your kids....
The 5 Year Plan (For My Son)

The 5 Year Plan (For My Son)

Before I knew it, my son was a year old. He was supposed to be doing all of these things. Hitting developmental milestones. He wasn’t. He’s been in my life for five years. It was love at first sight. In the beginning, he was perfect. So attentive. All he wanted to do...
34 Things You’ll Relate To If You Have Children

34 Things You’ll Relate To If You Have Children

If You Have a Daughter, You Most Likely… Know all names of all the Pretty Ponies, Disney Princesses’ Palace Pets, Disney’s Fairies (even that difficult one – Vidia). You’ve gotten the response, “raindrops, snow, and honey” upon asking her what fairies eat. Curse at...