How It Feels When Your Mom Blogs about You

It was like all the sound in the room disappeared, and I shrunk to an inch tall, and I am surrounded by faces, just hundreds and thousands and an infinity and beyond of faces. They’re mean and everyone’s laughing and pointing their fingers at me. I can’t hear them but I see their mouths wide open with that deflated balloon thingee hanging and shaking from the back of their throats, and their eyes are shut so tightly from laughing, laughing at that big fat baby Fred. ...more
Wow. Tough crowd, it would seem. I, for one, loved your post, admire your intentions, and am so ...more

Why Parents Should Clean Their Kids' Rooms...Once in Awhile

Amid all the news hysteria this week (and last week) about the runaway balloon over Denver and the wacky family that owned it, another story about another Colorado family quietly got buried in the newspile: the mother of one of the Columbine High School shooters has broken...more