Parenting Archive

Crowning The Sleeping Champion

It’s not THAT difficult to get crowned as The Sleeping Champion, mind you. This would be particularly easy to get if you : are a parent of young kids work full-time do the household chores yourself cook, iron

A Re-Blog: Canned Peaches

Kelly Jude Melerine author behind Squeeze The Spaceman Taco has once again managed to move me with his post on the innocence of a child. In this case, his own young adult child Cade, who doesn’t, wouldn’t and

What it’s like Mid-Spring

It’s right smack in the middle of spring here. Flowers are blooming, the leaves are sprouting and everywhere is going all green again. Yet we only have had only a few days of sunshine so far and

Eavesdropping Spud: It’s Not Real!

Sometimes when I get on a chatter mode with my kids, I tend to have the tendency to spin my stories. Not spinning as in lying outright in the most horrible way. Rather, I spin my stories

Raising A Bully

Dear Mister-Father-in-the-train-defending-your-boys: We shared the same carriage you and I, last weekend. In fact, my daughter and I were seated back-to-back to where you were seated and right in front of me sat my husband as well