I Won’t Always Be One of Them

I’m a part of a club. People call us the “Young Moms” (We really aren’t all that young) We have young kids though.  Babies, toddlers, elementary-aged kids.  So because of that, we’re still referred to (especially by the generation above us) as “young mothers”. We all understand the same things. We understand that it’s completely […]

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Picture This

I did something kind of strange last week. I asked my brother, a budding photographer, if he could spend the day at our house, taking candid shots of me and the boys, throughout the day. Does that sound like a narcissistic thing to do? Well maybe, but wait until you see how utterly homely I […]

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Overcoming a Mother-Freaking Hard Addiction: The Interview

I remember the moment I found out my sister was addicted to heroin.  Actually, there are two moments…no wait, three….that really stick out in my mind. The first moment was THE moment I found out.  And I seriously was blindsided.  But blindsided in the sense that, I truly just had had no idea.  Not really […]

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An Interview With A Girl I Know Who is Overcoming a Mother-Freaking Hard Addiction (Part 1)

This is a guest post, written by “a girl I know who….”.  She may or may not be my sister, but she definitely IS a good writer.  And man, does she have a story.  One day, we may write a book together.  For now, here’s this… Hi everyone, My “mother-freaking” sister has this idea.  She […]

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An Interview With a Mom Who Has Raised a Mother-Freaking Amazing Kid

“When we grow up, we’re going to be the next Barbara Walters”. That’s what my high school best friend (Amy) and I used to always say. We had it all figured out. We would graduate high school, go to college and major in public relations (because that just seemed like a cool thing to major […]

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