Kids

My Kids Can Still Surprise Me

My Kids Can Still Surprise Me

Earlier this summer, I had an old friend of mine die. She was more than a friend, she was my radio partner and a highly creative and fun person. Even though we hadn’t spoken (outside of Facebook) in years, her death crushed me. However, I didn’t want to write about it. Death isn’t a fun […]

Dude, Where’s My Kid?

Dude, Where’s My Kid?

We celebrated the first birthday of the kids’ fall birthday gauntlet last weekend. I call it the fall gauntlet because the spring gauntlet is for the adults’ birthdays. I don’t know how, but it just kind of worked out that way. Most of the adults in my life have spring birthdays. Most of the kids’ […]

I Feel Your Pain

I Feel Your Pain

I know, I know. Carpool is a b*!@#! Your school’s carpool takes the longest. The carpool line outside of your neighborhood is the worst. No one understands what you’re going through. Yes we do. We all do. I hate to bring carpool up for a second or third time in as many years, but believe […]