Speak Out

Too often parenting in public situations leaves one vulnerable to disapproving looks, head shakes, eye rolls, and from the most bold-faced of strangers, a scathing comment that makes you feel like absolute shit regarding your parenting inabilities. I'm not sure why strangers think that these comments are remotely helpful. You know what's helpful? Keeping your … Continue reading Speak Out


The Happiest Day of My Life

It was our wedding anniversary. I had a glass (okay, maybe two) of champagne. I made my husband suffer through our wedding video and grinned idiotically as I looked back fondly at the expensive professional photos from our wedding. I felt every bit the giddy bride, except for the fact that I was in my … Continue reading The Happiest Day of My Life