Will I survive my last year as Mom of a teen?
I’d love to just flat out murder whoever advised me to have three teenagers at the same time. As I look back on my life, I will openly and publicly admit that the ten years I’ve spent mothering three teenagers were the hardest in my life....more
If you have a middle school child and want to better relate to him or her, I recommend you learn some of their top used terms. My son is 11 and is in 5th grade, and although it's his first year in middle school, he already has picked up a stellar new vocabulary there!Here are the top three words you should use when relating to your middle school child. Now it's possible you could use these with elementary, high school or even college kids but I wouldn't know about that. I am an expert in 11 year olds.Here you go:...more
I was looking around the internet the other day for a collaborative website (think Babble, or BlogHer) that includes A) Single moms, B) moms of teens C) Single moms of teens or any combination of the three.I mean, there are places for singles women, newly divorced/going through a divorce women, pregnant women, women with fertility issues, new mommies, mommies of newborns, multiples, toddlers, kids. But once our children near the end of their childhood and stand on the cusp of teenhood, all of sudden, us mothers are, well on our own....more