That Time My Daughter Told a Big Kid, “You’re Not the Boss of Me”

There I was, sitting on a thinly carpeted concrete floor while my daughter was in karate class. Like an explosion, all the kids rushed out the door and lined up at the water fountain. When it was my daughter’s turn, a bigger kid started counting to 3, the universal sign for “hurry up, I’m thirsty!”  My daughter…Continue Reading “That Time My Daughter Told a Big Kid, “You’re Not the Boss of Me””

Why I love Pokemon Go-Even Though I Don’t Play (and My Kids Don’t Either)

When I heard about Pokemon Go about a year ago, I dreaded it’s release, but now that it’s here, I love it-even though I don’t play and my kids don’t either. Here’s why: My ten year old bestest boy loves Pokemon and has for the past 5 years. And when I say love, I’m putting…Continue Reading “Why I love Pokemon Go-Even Though I Don’t Play (and My Kids Don’t Either)”

The Hell That is Bathing Suit Shopping: A Triplet Mom’s Perspective

The suit, friends, was made by Swim Solutions. Swim Solutions? Seriously? This is where I am in my life right now? I need a “solution” to my swimming “problem?”It’s like my husband is going to holler, “Hey, the kids and I are going swimming; come join us,” and my response will now have to be, “Oh, that sounds terrible. What a predicament. Oh wait, I think I have a solution,” as I pull on my bathing suit.