Ever since I was a little girl, I have dreamed of being a mom. I’ve always loved taking care of kids. And I’ve always had a way with them. Not just kids. Animals, too. For some reason, they’ve always been drawn to me. My dad is the same way, and so was my grandma (his mom), […]
Proposed Universal Room Mom Guidelines For End-Of-Year Gifts
Dear Overachieving Room Moms, I always aspired to be like you. To be organized, send out important emails at least a month in advance, come up with cute and unique gifts for the teachers, and throw a class party unlike any other 3rd grade class party in the history of mankind. Then I was a […]
Pinterest. Crack for procrastinators.
A couple weeks ago, Number 5 came downstairs from her room to tattle on her sister. “Mommy! Number 4 put stickers all over her dresser!” I was a little annoyed. I went up to yell at her. But then I saw the dresser. She pretty much decoupaged it, and I thought it looked pretty cool. This […]