How to be a Fun Mom This Summer

As a kid, I vowed to be “the fun mom,” taking my kids on surprise adventures, not worrying about dirty floors or chores, and saying “yes” to the occasional ice-cream cone. Well, turns out I’m even more practical than my mom: we can’t afford the constant summer outings, I’m a germaphobe about sticky floors, and […]

Dear Momma: You are not forgotten

Dear Mom, You get up this morning, make breakfast, clean dishes, brush little teeth and wipe bottoms. You find band-aids and break up 100 fights and coach them through math problems and hard-to-read words. You prepare meals that everyone finds “disgusting” and realize you still have five loads of laundry to fold after dinner. Questions […]