They say that children teach us, not the other way around. Whoever they are -they were right. If it weren’t for my kids, I would never have learned to: 1) Perfect pretending perfection. “Of course it’s supposed to look like that, honey – I didn’t forget the wings. Sally’s butterfly costume is post-metamorphosis, while yours is […]
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Hi. My name is Chrissy. And I’m a Supermom. (Did she really just say that?) Yes, I did. And I’ll say it again. I’m a Supermom. There’s no Supermom Myth. I’m right here. I take care of my kids as best I can. I take care of my family as best I can. I take […]
I don’t know why, but 3 years and 2 kids into this motherhood thing, I still think of Mother’s Day as a day dedicated to my own mother, not little old me. I’m still always surprised when the day rolls around and I realize that Hubby and the kids have already started a tradition of […]
Most parents lashed out at Rahna Reiko Rizzuto when she confessed that she left her children in order to pursue her own dreams and find herself after five years of motherhood. Readers practically flayed her on the stake, condemning her for choosing herself over her children. Was it really necessary to accuse her of being “worse than Hitler“? Does […]
You could say that becoming a mother of two in a span of less than 1.5 years has thrown me for a bit of a loop. The contrast between life before kids and life after two under two is ever so stark and has me loving, hating and laughing at the differences between now and […]
I was contemplating the potential subject for my last Valentine’s Week post, when sitting here at my mom’s house, on my mom’s couch, with a stomach full of my mom’s cooking, it occurred to me that I have blogged about Valentine’s Day with Hubby and Valentine’s Day with the kids, but not about the person […]