Kris Fisher

Emotional Rescue

Emotional Rescue

My friends without kids ask me all the time: “What is life with kids like?” I’m lying. They never ask me that. But if they did, I’d let them know that having kids is like being on a constant emotional rollercoaster. The older they get, the more twists and turns on the tracks. A friend […]

The End Is Near!

The End Is Near!

As we are nearing the final days of the school year, I’d like to reflect on the things I’ve learned about my kids’ schools. Here are some of my observations from over the years… There’s no threat of the paddle. Y’see, for some of our younger readers, school officials back in the ‘80s (and before, […]

Dear Mama: Tell Me How You Did It

Dear Mama: Tell Me How You Did It

I’ve said it before and, man, is it ringing true this week. I have no idea what I’m doing and I think my kids are on to me. It’s appropriate that I’m feeling this way on the week before Mother’s Day. Buying Mother’s Day gifts are stressful for me. I have two great moms, my […]