I Used To Be…

Patient. Kind-ish Reasonable Intelligent Logical Fun Calm Patient. Loving Calm None of these things are me by the end of the day anymore. I swear, in my head things go so differently. By the time the thought goes from my brain, across the kids’ laundry and toys, over their sassy heads and through their drama, […]

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Feelings About Ford

What a woman. I actually watched her testimony today. I didn’t rely on news outlets or the narrow-minded reactions of some of my family members posting on social media. I wanted to see it for myself. I’m so glad that I did. Let me just say I didn’t want to believe her. That’s easy, right? […]

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Grown Up.

I officially have an office now. A home office. I guess I’m a grown up now…? Really this is just going to become a sanctuary. A mommy den. A gal pit. A chick escape. A wife oasis. I’m gonna name it “Kid Toys Prohibited”. This means it will be filled with my own! I imagine […]

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Updates and Stuff

I haven’t written about my son specifically for a while. A couple years ago I had begun writing about the experience of medication and ADHD. My son has other things overlapping his ADHD so our family decided we would try medication. Let me just put out a disclaimer for the trolls out there: Every kid […]

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Psych!

There is no sanity here, it was all an elaborate ruse. Having kids back to school is glorious, yes. Absolutely! I love it! My brain is a marshmallow, though. I wish I could say sponge, but no. It’s taking on so much water and information and emails and fliers and sign up sheets and receipts […]

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Flirting vs. Consent

This morning I saw a piece on Good Morning America about the video of Melissa Thompson’s business meeting with Harvey Weinstein. Go ahead, watch it/read it It had me physically shouting at the television. The way this whole story is being managed makes me ill. My husband had to listen to my shouts and frustrated […]

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Goodbye Summer, Hello Sanity

Another summer has come to an end. Can I get a Hallelu-yer? It was touch and go a few times. I wasn’t convinced we’d make it to completion, but here we are. The night before school! And no one was put up for adoption- myself included. I have never smiled so big setting my alarm […]

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