Parents “under fire”!!!!!!!!!!!!

You can’t get on the internet, turn on the TV, or read a newspaper (does anyone still actually read newspapers any more?) without seeing some headline about a parent “under fire” for doing something.  Granted, the term “under fire” is catchy, it GRABS your attention, but don’t parents deserve a break?  And just who, exactly, are they under fire from? Continue reading

Motherhood by the Numbers

[Guest post by Mrs. Dunce Two, number whiz, baller, dance machine, and aspiring Dunce Five].

I’ve always been a numbers person; I’m one of those weird people that actually enjoys doing taxes, paying bills and making budgets.  It’s not for everyone, I know; but it’s always been my thing. 

But lately rather than thinking about budgets, taxes or paying bills, I’ve been thinking about a lot of other numbers.  Seemingly useless, annoying numbers.  They really only equate to frustration and lost time. 

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