But, there is no such thing as a perfect mom.
We make mistakes, we often say and do the wrong things. We worry. We embarrass. We celebrate. We support. We expect too much. We are often disappointed. We demand the truth. We do not accept excuses. We [...]
With the holidays fast approaching, some of us start to experience some anxiety at just the thought of navigating all the parties and family gatherings that you plan to attend between Thanksgiving and New Years. My boyfriend and I are both from the same hometown so the holidays are a little more contained than [...]
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Robert Downey Jr. described families best in one of my favorite movies, Home For The Holidays:
“You’re a pain in my ass. You have bad hair. But I like you a lot.” Our relatives are ”eccentric.” But we love them and we’d like to [...]
While perusing Facebook the other day, I came upon a post from The Stir in which an elementary school teacher spills the beans about what teachers really think about parents. Though I am far from capable or suitable to be an elementary school teacher, I am master of the high school teacher [...]
In honor of Thanksgiving we asked our contributors what they are most thankful for…here are some of their thoughts.
I am thankful for life.
After I heard the following facts recently, any problems I have on a daily basis seem insignificant.
1- If you have a roof over your head, food [...]