Crosspost: What not to say to a parent of...

All over the blogosphere, posts are popping up about “what not to say to a parent of” a gay child, an autistic child, a chubby child, a child with a disability, a biracial child…you get the gist....more

Crosspost: Letting Go

Letting Go...more

Crosspost: Forgiving, Forgetting, and Faking It

Image SourceA wise person once told me that there was an invisible line in every relationship.  I'm not talking about just romantic relationships.  The invisible line theory applies to all types of relationships.  You can forgive, forget, or fake forgiveness or forgetting, but once you've gone "there" and crossed that invisible line, there is no coming back....more

Put Your Kid On A Leash

Have you seen those kids in the mall or at the fair on a leash? It’s either on their wrist, or they use the backpack kind, which is supposedly more humane. I looked at those mothers and judged them. What kind of crappy parents need to put their kid on a leash? If your daughter is kicking and screaming in the middle of the grocery store, do the rest of us a favor and leave. Some of us have good kids that don’t act up in public. If your little darling doesn’t know how to behave, leave him home. I don’t want to listen to him whine....more
@HighHeeledMama La-la-la...first time If you ever become the mom of a "darter," ...more

Boo Humbug!!

I hate Halloween.Yes, I am the official Halloween grinch.How can someone hate Halloween you ask?...more