Sappy Sunday

There was a time when I thought my kids would never grow up. And that was all I wanted. My life was a constant roller coaster of diapers, baby wipes, runny noses, dirty clothes, kissed boo-boos, science projects, cooking food, washing dishes, birthday parties, parks, skating rinks, and slumber parties, daycare fees, homework, and taxi-ing […]

My Little Accident and Some Poetry

I thought yesterday was going to be a bust. I was in a not so great mood. I was frustrated with work (which never happens). I was frustrated with my dogs because they never shut up lately. I’m not sure if it’s because they are just getting old and cranky or if it’s the old […]

My Last Born

My baby is sixteen today.  I guess time really does fly when you’re having fun or maybe it flies when you are busy worrying about how much you’ve messed up your kids’ lives. I’m not really sure. I just know that it seems like yesterday I was walking in to the OB/GYN office begging her […]

It’s a Bra Thing

School has been back in for almost two weeks now. Mel transferred to a different high school. One with way higher academic expectations than he is used to. He also tried out for the basketball team and made it. So his daily schedule has consisted of waking up at 6:30 so I can get him […]

Teenager for a Day

I finally saw a glimpse of what it was like to have a teenager for a day. Mel, my 15 year old son, had to wake up to go to the class that was deemed necessary after his little run in with the law¬†. He had stayed up too late and he was tired. Hell, […]