Raising Kids

A Mom Finally Brags

So the other night I was out with kind of a new friend. We went through the getting to know you part. Then, the question. So, do you work? Even though I have been writing for some time now, I … Continue reading

Are Daughters Like Boomerangs?

I’m going to confess something right now. While I’m truly always empathetic when talking to my friends about certain issues, in my head I would whisper, “Jen, this isn’t going to happen to you.” Like a few years ago, when … Continue reading

A Mom Creates An Advice Baby Registry

Last night I was so excited to check out my friend’s baby registry. It’s crazy. My oldest is almost 16, and so much has changed with baby registries and what’s out there now for a baby. I bought her a … Continue reading

A Mom Dreams Up Parenting Rehab

I’m not going to lie. This parenting thing has been kicking my ass lately. Of course, I will state the obvious. I love my kids, I love being a mom, yada yada yada. But sometimes, you go through a stretch, … Continue reading

Letting Our Daughters In On the Secret

It’s my time of the month …again, which I could have sworn just happened, but I always forget to write down when I get it, so the CVS guy has become my cycle calendar when he asks, “Weren’t you just … Continue reading