Well at least I got you dancing on this delightful day! Since I launched this blog roughly a year ago, I’ve received a tremendous outpouring of support from family, friends, former colleagues and other bloggers. In my real deal life, I have so many people that ask me tons of questions and don’t really understand why I…Continue
These past few years have been so fueled by angst, change and growing pains; that I haven’t embraced this age for the beauty that it is. I’ve spent more time mourning the loss of the little-ness that is slowly disappearing than celebrating my growing tween. In just over a month she turns 10, she hits double digits. It doesn’t sound that old, I know. But trust me, it’s significant. The battles have begun over stealing my shoes, wearing lip gloss to school and shaving legs . . . the list goes…Continue
With Halloween looming right around the corner; the weird and creepy are currently in fashion. Parents, you have to admit, there is very little that is weirder and more unpredictable than raising kids. There is absolutely nothing more terrifying in the movies than a ghoulish little girl in a dark hallway. Monsters, zombies, Freddy and Jason beware.
My little kid is beyond adorable but creepy as hell sometimes. This compilation shows all the times that I thought I might be raising a…Continue
Screen time had gotten out of control. Pushing aside toys, iPads had become the drug of choice. Thanks to this one simple rule, we have changed screen time forever. Yeah, some weird shit happened too.
The truth is, this summer it had gotten out of control. Both of my kids were grouchy and angry when I ended screen time on the fly. My 4-year-old set into sheer panic if her battery level fell below 10%. She loved to say “we need to go home so I can have some relax time”. Uhmmm…Continue