Middle School Years-UH-OH! How do we cope?

WHAT?? WAIT!!!! WHO?? I think I am going to be sick!  Mitchell will be in middle school next year! I AM NOT READY! If you are a parent entering the middle school years, please know that tears are OK. Please understand that looking at your child and thinking, “who...

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY SINGLE MOMMA’S

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY TO ALL THE SINGLE MOM’s  This is the hardest job, you will EVER LOVE! You are doing a great job! One of my favorite writers was and will always be, Erma Bombeck. She just had a way with words and could tell the best stories. Here...

5 Habits of a Relaxed Mom

My son is 11 now. At this stage of the game,  I have so much more to be uptight about than I did when he was a baby, but I prefer to just relax and smile through all the trials and tribulations of parenting a preteen. Don’t get me...

Are we normal Mom?

“Are we normal, mom?” WOW! What a question to be asked by your 10-year-old. Are we normal? Of course we are normal honey….(as I struggle to hold my face still and try to think what “normal” really means in 2016). I am not sure there is a normal these days...