Monday, September 28, 2015

The one in which I mention bras and whorehouses?

Ten things this week - some of which fall under the giant umbrella topic of  People Are Crazy.  

***(warning warning warning.... if you don't want to read about bras, houses of ill repute and Queen Esther's love life, stop reading now.)

1.  I asked a fr…
Sunday, September 20, 2015

Kid 3 was missing Friday afternoon. And an hour late home from school turned into a lifetime for Fireman Dave

Kid 3 was missing Friday afternoon.  And by missing I mean we couldn't find him ANYWHERE.  And we live two blocks from the school.  So when he didn't come home, maybe you can imagine the panic.  

On a scale of fear, ranked 1 to 10, 10 being totally on …
Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Ladies and gentlemen: the story you are about to hear is true. Only the names have been changed to protect the innocent

Today I had a request to write a little bit about the boys and their back to school adventures.  And getting such a request made me feel all blogging famous for about 30 seconds.  Like what I think someone asking me for my autograph would feel like.  Remember…
Friday, September 11, 2015

I wonder how the last 14 years have been

I've had a hard time writing this week.  Even thinking about WHAT to write kept me quiet. 

Because it seems that all the news going on of things far bigger than my dog eating our dinner the other night and the really cute sweater I just bought just shouted…
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Everyone in this story is naked but me

I was in the kitchen last night making cinnamon rolls like any good mother would do at 10PM on a school night.  Right?  And not at all out of the ordinary, I heard doors slamming and then yelling and what sounded like bodies slamming against walls.  And let m…