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Month: August 2015

The Miracle of Coolness

The Miracle of Coolness

My thirteen year old told me the other day that she was sad for me. And it’s not because her crazy, busy schedule means I have a crazy, busy schedule.   And it’s not because of the stresses that come with caring for an ill parent or the difficulties and demands of life in general. My daughter is sad for me because of my Instagram feed. Duh. And also because I don’t quite make the right choices when it comes…

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The Two Words It Takes for a Mom to Get Through a One Direction Concert

The Two Words It Takes for a Mom to Get Through a One Direction Concert

There is no doubt that what parents do for their kiddos is usually under appreciated.  There just aren’t enough thank you’s, in my humble opinion. Take, for example, the dinner I made the other night.  It wasn’t a quick, easy one (I do plenty of those) but actually took time, planning, and for heaven’s sake I was really excited about my meal. My husband liked it.  I liked it.  No, I loved it.  It was really good.  And I freely…

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