I decided to make some holiday magic this past weekend. My daughter and I got a tree. We put up some lights. Listened to Christmas tunes. Danced a bit. But I have to admit, I’ve been having a tough time lately. I’ve been thinking about my family holiday traditions when I was a kid. And… Read More The Ghosts of Christmas Past and Present
Back in 2013 I wrote a post called My Day as a Working Mom in GIFs. Since then I’ve gotten divorced and while many aspects of my day remain the same, I thought I’d give a little update to reflect the realities of being a single working parent.… Read More My Day as a Single Working Mom (in GIFs)
A lot of pressure comes along with Valentine’s Day each year, am I right? Now, as someone who loves love, I truly look forward to V-Day but not necessarily because of the romantic aspect of it, really just because I view it as a celebration of all of the love in my life. I’m currently… Read More Need/Want a Valentine? We’ve Got You Covered, Mamas
Honey and I celebrated our wedding anniversary yesterday so it seems weird to be talking about divorce. However, that’s where life is right now. We know a couple who is in the process of ending their marriage. This is a couple we’ve known through the majority of our marriage and their decision to end their… Read More How to help a friend through a divorce.