Is anyone else out there getting used to a kid-free house now that school is back in session?
This year my twins started kindergarten, and my house is empty. It is eerily quiet as I type. So quiet in fact that if my kids were here I would know they were up to something…like seeing if toy dinosaurs can “survive” a fall from an upstairs window or if pet fish prefer swimming in the toilet.
So in honor of this strangely delightful and yet heart-heavy milestone, I am reposting one of my favorite sappy blogs about my kids. Enjoy! [click to continue…]
Well crap. It’s been forever since I’ve written a post on here, but life has just gotten in the way (which I know all of you moms out there totally get). Anyhoo – a friend of mine keeps asking when I’m going to blog about what it’s like to be a gymnastics mom. She’s watched the dance moms show and the show about the beauty pageants for kids, and she’s pretty convinced that we gym moms engage in some serious cage fighting on a regular basis. One time when she asked what the latest gymnastics scoop was, I replied, “Well this one mom did push another mom into the block pit.” My friend’s eyes got all wide in anticipation of a juicy story. “Really???” she asked. Um…no, not really.
So here is my nod to my friend who wants me to blog about gymnastics moms and my shout out to my fellow gymnastics moms (who are now no doubt sweating a bit because I’ve never blogged about them before…mwah wah wah)… [click to continue…]