I’m already wondering when school starts.

It’s terrible, I know. As were most parents, I was excited when Jayden went back to school in September. Around February, however, my mood was changing just a tad. I was tired of packing lunches, ironing uniform clothing, keeping track of permission slips, gym shoes, school shoes, textbooks, which medications needed refills, ¬†and being a […]

Boys are from Neptune, Girls are from Jupiter

One of the funny and sometimes maddening aspects of having children of both sexes is that I get to see directly how different little boys and little girls can be. These past few days have been exhausting. My children have been driving me nuts. Babygirl is still teething, and she is trying to chew on […]

I can get petty sometimes…

And I have to check myself. I just did. Aaaaaand that’s why I am here right now. Remember how I said (on several occasions, I believe) that writing is key to my sanity, and a technique I use to process my feelings and check my potential irrationality? Now is one of those times. Admittedly, some […]