My Drum

My Drum

  I’m a bit of a rebel at heart, but in my own way I guess. I don’t do drugs or dance drunk on table tops. I’ve never driven cross-country alone or traversed the mountains with nothing but a backpack(although I totally would). I never rebelled as a kid. I’ve only had two tickets. I […]

When You’r So Over Being The Perfect Mom

When You’r So Over Being The Perfect Mom

I ran to Walmart the other day, in a frenzy, because I forgot team snacks. And the game had started. And I had put it on BOTH calendars(paper and phone) and was assured that Siri would give me 2,398 reminders so I would not in fact forget. And I forgot. #facepalm While I was racing […]

When Truth Comes To Light

When Truth Comes To Light

  Last week, I was driving the kids to school and we got stuck behind the bus. My LEAST favorite place to be. I guess that points to my massive amounts of patience<hello, sarcasm is my friend>. I can’t stand all the stops. I just want to get to school so no one is late, […]

A Quiet House

A Quiet House

A few weeks ago, as I was bemoaning the noise and the lack of privacy when I pee, the fighting and the constant food consumption, I knew I would be writing this post. The “now the kids are back in school and I miss them” post. I knew it. Just like I knew, as grand […]

To Be A Voice

To Be A Voice

I’ve been staring at this screen for the past couple of weeks, coming and going as I’ve struggled with what to write. I’ve started and stopped, deleted and started over. I stepped back a bit and felt no pressure to write or post, as I tend to do sometimes, either to reflect or just to […]