In Which I Am THAT Parent: No You Cannot Download That Song.

I do not go into great detail here about my religio-politico bent. Why? Well, for one, I don’t think religio-politico is a word. And for two… if others don’t agree with me I think they are stupid. We wish I was kidding. Maybe that was a little harsh, but when it comes down to it, […]

Taking a moment…

My “baby”… this kid: Turned 12 today. Punk kid. I need to take a moment. I don’t know which is harder, realizing I am old enough to have a 12 year old or realizing I am old enough to have a 12 year old the fact that my “baby” is not a baby. Punk kid. […]

Impending: Mothering During the Tween and Teen Years {hold me}

Or continues. The drama. I thought the drama of a 2 year old. Or 3 year old. Or even a 4 year old was all a grown woman could bear. BUT I WAS WRONG. In my home, we are teetering on the edge of teen-dom and in the thick of tweendom, and HAVE MERCY ON […]