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Like many parents, I was somehow caught by surprise when Spring Break rolled around. In my defense, it was the first time I had a school-aged child that was suddenly home for Spring Break. (And in the “no defense” corner – Rocket City Mom TRIED to warn me!) Our Monday had me worried for the […]
We live in South Huntsville, and it never fails that at least one night a week, we’re all tired of home-cooked food and eager to head out and eat somewhere. The plague of South Huntsville in that regard is that – inevitably – every other household is doing the same thing. The wait time in […]
There’s a Parenting Assistance Line for those boiling water moments during a parent’s toughest challenges.
“Wait, where’s Bryan?” I went to an audition last night, and I haven’t seen… well, most anybody since I had the baby three months ago. I kept getting questions about where Bryan was. “He’s home with the kids,” I’d say. “Oh, babysitting,” they’d respond. Now, to be fair, Bryan and I used to audition together. […]
First off, I proclaim to be no expert in this arena. The reality of my situation is that my parents, although well-intentioned, had no idea what I was doing online when I was 12 or 13. The media was so new and progressing so quickly that they assumed no dangers were present. For instance, they […]
One of the hardest parts of having a family as diverse as ours – “blended” family with kids 7+ years apart – is trying to find a way to have meaningful quality time where no one feels left out, and no one feels pandered to. (This goes for us as adults, too.) Because if we […]