What did you get for Mother's Day Umm....... nothing. *gasps from everyone in the room* Well, I did nothing all weekend. I came home on Friday and the house was cleaned. My husband got breakfast and dinner Saturday. Sunday, my daughter make brunch. Yes, I got to sleep in on Sunday... until 9 because the … Continue reading There’s No Clever Title to Talk About Mother’s Day
I am writing this the evening of Easter. I am in my bedroom continuing my binge of The Handmaids Tale. My husband is now where I was this AM - quite comfy on the couch playing on the XBOX. My son is downstairs, on his PlayStation and my daughter is in her room... coming up … Continue reading Parenting Older Kids during the Holidays
I spent a lot of years being anti-Valentine's Day. I think in some aspect, I still kind of am. This idea that there is ONE DAY a year that we are supposed to show our loved ones how much we love them. And that day is marked on the calendar at February 14. It may … Continue reading Valentine’s Day
Today is Christmas. If you celebrate, merry christmas. If you don't.... well, you don't. For the last few weeks I have heard this ongoing "debate" about whether people should tell their kids that the expensive gifts are from Santa. At first, I was confused. Why are we to tell the kids that only the inexpensive … Continue reading Santa
Don’t just kiss your mom’s ass on Mother’s Day.