Twelve Days of Summer with my Twelve-Year-Old: DAY TWELVE

 On the twelfth day of Summer(mas), my middle schooler gave to me: twelve plushies thrumming——————...more

Under Pressure: I Quit My Job, Blew Up My Life & Then Revolted

Have you ever hit a wall, not sure if you should forge ahead or curl up under the covers and not come out for days?...more

I Failed at My Summer To-Do List, and I Couldn't Be Happier

Summer vacation is gone. Like, seriously. Gone. I remember in May, before summer even started, I wrote out my daily schedule that I was planning to have throughout summer, along with what all I would accomplish both personally and with my kids. ...more

Twelve Days of Summer with my Twelve-Year-Old: DAY ELEVEN

 On the eleventh day of summer(mas), my middle schooler gave to me: eleven piped positives———————————–...more

THE GREAT SWIM DIAPER DEBATE

Twelve Days of Summer with My Twelve-Year-Old: DAY TEN

On the tenth day of Summer(mas), my middle schooler gave to me: ten meringues a’melting-----------------...more

WEEKEND W/ THE GRANDPARENTS

Twelve Days of Summer with my Twelve-Year-Old: DAY NINE

On the ninth day of Summer(mas), my middle schooler gave to me: nine sheep a’leaping—————————————–...more

Summer Corn Salad

Everyday poetry: Sunshine on schnoz

   It's a dog's life alright....more