Category: Humor

Sassy Kids = Clean House

By Rachel Hoeing I have a great story today from a friend of mine who moved all the way across the country from NC to California. Shortly after she moved, she sent me...

This Olympics, I’m Watching the Parents

By Laura Simon If you need me between now and February 25, you need only check the space in front of my TV. In general, we aren’t a TV-watching family, but I make an...

New Year’s Resolutions for the Mother with Young Children

By Laura Simon New Year’s resolutions have always felt a bit funny to me. Once each year, immediately after a late night of partying, we all sit around and resolve to...

Long Days of Winter

By Heather Miller With the holidays now behind us we are now faced with the challenge of winter. That wonderful time of year where it is dark before 6pm and cold all day...

Let Your Heart Be Light

By Guest Blogger Andrea Ropko Do you want to take the kids to see Santa tonight? This is not an appropriate 6:12am question. My husband and I have been married for...

A Trip to the OB/GYN with a Toddler (Not Recommended)

By Guest Blogger Thea DeLoreto If you don’t like to read or think about the OB/GYN stop reading now. Also stop reading if you are my brother or my Dad. Seriously....

I Am Sorry I Peed on the Phone

By Kelly Hines Well, I didn’t pee on the phone, but I peed while I was talking on the phone. I thought I could be quick, and quiet about it (I don’t know...

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...