Category: Humor

Movie Night ’80s Style

By Kelly Hines One of the greatest joys of parenthood is sharing a part of your own childhood with your kids. For some people, it’s camping at a special lake, or...

A Girl Would Be So Easy, They Said

By Laura Simon When I was pregnant with both my boys, everyone from my first cousin to the stranger in the grocery store had something to say about life with boys....

Un-Rules for School Days

By Heather Miller With the school year getting into full swing I thought now would be a good time to start a discussion about rules. Well, not really rules, per say, but...

10 Ways to Dress Your Kid in the Morning

By Guest Blogger Ginny Olson, author of the blog www.MothersRest.com You know how it goes, “No shirt? No shoes? No service!” So we mommas gotta rally the troops and...

So Long, Summer

By Heather Miller As summer is starting to come to an end and we are all rushing to get the best “back to school” deals, I can’t help but think about...

Recipe Swap

By Guest Blogger Kelly Hines I’m not sure how to tell you this, but – I make better potato salad than you. Red skinned potatoes, quartered, mashed just a little....

Just a Little Heads Up, Please

By Heather Miller In my last blog I gave a big shout out to parents of one child. This time I would like to give those parents an explanation as to why it is sometimes...

The Fun of Raising Three-nagers

By Guest Blogger Ginny Olson You think the terrible twos are terrible? The terrible twos aren’t actually a thing. I know a few of you in the midst of it now want...

Sometimes I Think I’m Losing My Mind

By Guest Blogger Laura Simon Today I found a pair of underwear in my powder room sink. Size six boxer briefs, with the Star Wars logo on the side. They were not wet or...

Bridget & Me

By Guest Blogger Kelly Hines When my friend Bridget moved into the neighborhood she was 12, just a year older than me, but at least 6 inches taller. She was beautiful,...