I Need More Time

The kids and I went out to dinner the other night. It was a Friday night, and we wanted to get out of the house and do something fun. Or at least I wanted to, so I made the kids come with me. Played the mama doesn’t want to cook and is sick of drive-thru…

Rule Nazi

I don’t like rules. In fact, I could probably say that I hate rules and it would be more accurate. I simply don’t like to be told what to do. Period. It has caused lots of problems throughout my life. You’d think that I would grow up and just get over it. But I haven’t….

Timing Can Make All The Difference

Timing Can Make All The Difference

I got in trouble last night. My daughter got on to me for using the word “bullshit” on a post. Well ….. foot (as my mama would say). I’ve only had a blog for a few days and realize that I have made a horrible mistake – I should have never let my daughter know…

AARP

What I Want To Be When I Grow Up

I usually only check my mail once every two weeks right before I get paid. My logic being that my mail typically consists of bills, a couple of catalogs and some random advertisements – once every couple of weeks is often enough right?  Like tonight, I stopped by the mailbox on my way home from…

Love & Hate

She says she hates me.

This wasn’t how I thought it would be. How I always dreamt it would be. There was nothing like this at all. We were supposed to talk about everything. About boys and friends. About school and clothes and makeup. About life. We were supposed to laugh and be silly together. And cry together.  And share…