Tag Archives: reading

Milking the Moment

  With life constantly throwing reminders at me that my kids are, in fact, growing up (cell phones, sleepovers, bike riding to school — EEK!), I often get swept up in the everyday craziness of just trying to keep up … Continue reading

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The Bedtime Story Mooning

One of my absolute favorite things to do with my kids is to read to them.  Since I happen to have a borderline obsession with children’s books, I get absolutely giddy when they want to share in my love of … Continue reading

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Disco Party in the Closet

Getting out of my house for any given reason is a serious lesson in the art of patience.  We are perpetually late for every single place we need to be.  While my friends have all come to expect me to … Continue reading

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Homework Can Kiss My Ass

Why do I feel like homework time is nothing but an exercise in patience for the PARENTS??!!  I don’t know about you, but I despise this time of the day even more than when my alarm clock goes off in … Continue reading

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Grin & Bare It Books

     I am a HUGE fan of children’s books.  I could seriously hang out all day long in the kids’ section of Borders and be as happy as a green fly on shit. There are just so many unbelievably … Continue reading

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The Pussy Poem

     I’ve had to read a lot of stupid shit to my kids throughout the years, but the other night set an all new record for stupid.  You can probably just imagine my shock when my daughter asked me … Continue reading

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Spreading the Love

           One of the biggest challenges I seem to face as a mama of twins is to always make sure that my kids know that I am equally proud of them. Given that I have boy/girl twins … Continue reading

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The "Know It All" Mom

     We all know ‘em.  There seems to be at least one in every circle, and there’s just no escaping them.  They wait until just the precise moment to spew their venom, and usually, it’s one of those times … Continue reading

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