• 4 Things to Try When Your Child Hates ReadingĀ 

    At exactly what age is a child supposed to read? 5 years old? 6? 7? At what point do you, as a mom, begin to worry that your child will never read–or possibly worse–never LOVE to read? I’m not sure.…

  • Not Her Favorite Parent

    This article was originally published on Perfection Pending.  For the record, I used to be her favorite parent. I remember her reaching for me whenever I was nearby. She’d spot me from a hundred yards and start kicking and reaching and,…

  • Dear Momma of a “Problem” Child

    Dear Momma, Did you get a call from the teacher today? Or worse, from the principal?  How many days has he been on “red” so far this year?  How are YOU doing? Everyone knows, don’t they? He knows, you know,…

  • 3 Lies I {Used} to Believe

    I wanted to start a blog about 6 years ago.  I did, actually.  I had little purpose except to just write some thoughts about life on the world wide web and hope someone read or was at least interested in…