How I Stopped Hating Football Season

I wrote this piece for, the online family organizer. Check them out and please enjoy. You’ve heard the cliché, If you can’t beat ’em, join ’em. This is the story of how I joined ’em. And how we both won. My husband … Continue reading How I Stopped Hating Football Season

Back-to-School Bedlam

The picture really says it all. Hubby started a new job on Tuesday, the same day that my 6-year-old started first grade. Two days later, my 3-year-old and I have just returned from an interview with her new preschool teacher. My work area is stacked high with school calendars, PTA reminders, and student handbooks. I haven’t read through any of those things yet because I’ve spent the last two days filling out emergency cards, photo releases, medical forms and parent surveys. Please do not think I am complaining for one second. (Well, maybe just one.) I am thankful that my … Continue reading Back-to-School Bedlam