Moms Gone Virtually Wild

 Well ladies, I’m glad to report that after a holiday weekend lull and a sparse chat, the mommas are back.  We had quite a lively and light-hearted chat last night; I’m delighted to report, with oodles of mommies.   Conversation topics du jour: recipes, whether or not God eats, sex changes, weird phrases that teens say, and high tech potty training invention ideas.  Actually, I’m not sure how we managed to invent a bouncing baby toilet and all leave the conversation actively hungry for pizza.  Oh yes, we’re back. :-)...more

Failure-Free Recipe!

One of the most common topics in our weekly chats is food: how to prepare it, how some of us fail at preparing it, and how to afford it. We joke about kitchen fires and smoke alarms, but when it comes down to it, feeding our families is a daily struggle. Fortunately we have each other! As promised in our recent chat, I’d like to offer a simple recipe (along with a few musings) to hopefully keep culinary fear at bay. ...more

Drive-By Friendships

When I think of my best friends, the other Virtual Moms, I think of friendships built on years and years of long-distance small talk highlighted by surprising and delightful bursts of deep, shared insight.  We’re all so busy—after all we’re moms—and usually only have time for a check in, an affirmation here and there, and a quick cyber shoulder to cry on....more

Love-Sick Moms Talk Tough Questions

It was a week of rough questions for the only two Virtual Moms who had a half an hour to tear themselves away from their lives.  Of course, it was the two freelancers, and of course, the two most desolately depressed moms of the bunch.  And what do you think they talked about?  Love....more

Musings from the Virtual Moms Chat Room

In a divinely or at least digitally inspired case of 'She said - She said,' the Virtual Moms (we've been meeting this way for like what?  10 years?) have finally decided to go public.  Well, more like half nude....more
Why won't you let anyone in? Are you biased against reptiles?more

Musings from the Virtual Moms Chat Room

In a divinely or at least digitally inspired case of 'She said - She said,' the Virtual Moms (we've been meeting this way for like what? 10 years?) have finally decided to go public....more