School Woes

It's been a full two months since my kids started school. By this point, you think they would be completely acclimated and asking when they could go back. Instead, they kill my mommy-free-time vibe every school day with protestations, tears, and tantrums when it's time to leave. School mornings unfold something sort of like this: … Continue reading School Woes

Birthday Hangover

We sang. We celebrated. And we ate cake. So much cake. My run through the birthday gauntlet is now complete and I have approximately a month to recuperate before I have to start Christmas shopping, decorating, and Pinning mischievous and elaborate set-ups for the Elf on the Shelf that I so stupidly brought into our lives. Last … Continue reading Birthday Hangover