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- The Guilt Trip.
- This isn’t my real Mothers’ Day post but I looked like Adele so you can understand why it had to go up immediately.
- Fine, call me a mommy blogger: I’m proud to be a woman writing online.
- My Husband Performs “Fairy Houses” by Tracy Kane
- I make a sports analogy and Matt backs away slowly.
Author Archives: The Reedster
Sometimes, I have to travel for my job. This weekend I’m off to New Jersey for graduation ceremonies for the online academic program I direct. Akeyla takes the news well. Though in one breath she’s wailing, “Mommy! I don’t want … Continue reading
This isn’t my real Mothers’ Day post but I looked like Adele so you can understand why it had to go up immediately.
I was looking in the mirror before my occasional shower. I ran my hands through my hair in morning exhausperation, as I am wont to do. (You know what, spellcheck? Exhausperation should be a word). And suddenly, I had a … Continue reading
In late April, the Wall Street Journal ran a piece called “The Mommy Business Trip: Conferences Appeal to Women With a Guilt-Free, Child-Free Reason to Leave Home,” in which the reporter mocked with undisguised glee the idea that grown-up ladies … Continue reading
We recently purchased the adorable children’s book “Fairy Houses” by Tracy Kane. It teaches children about the wonder and beauty and magic of the natural world, a world in which fairies just might dwell in your backyard – waiting to … Continue reading
Sometimes I actually make the girls healthy snacks and don’t just throw crap at them while they watch iCarly. So I was making smoothies last night WITH REAL FRUIT AND EVERYTHING in my Ninja Pulse Blender Blast Blend that I … Continue reading