parenting

Well I Thought It Was Funny

My oldest is twelve. A “tween.” Complete with the huff and puff, followed by an exaggerated eye-roll, but overall he’s a good kid. He’s not your typical tween/teen that is obsessed with his phone. He really only uses it to text my husband and I when he is on his way home from school. Occasionally,… Continue reading Well I Thought It Was Funny

motherhood

First Day of Middle School

I’ve been a nervous wreck for the past year about my first born starting middle school. Like seriously, it feels like I just dropped him off at kindergarten with his little dinosaur lunch box and a bag of Goldfish. A full laundry list of worries would pass through my mind. Will he keep his same… Continue reading First Day of Middle School

kids

Art Night: A Near Mom Fail

I nearly had a mom-fail tonight. I completely forgot all about Art Night. The kids even made cute invitations to Art Night, and I forgot to mark the THREE calendars I have…well, four if you count the monthly calendar the school sends home that clearly indicates Art Night is April 27th!¬†Yeah, go Mom! Fortunately, one… Continue reading Art Night: A Near Mom Fail