Summertime Blues

When I was a kid, the last day of school was like Christmas Eve. The thought of sleeping in, playing with friends and hanging out in the sun every day was a dream come true. I knew that I had a full summer of fun in front of me and the world was my oyster. (Which is actually a weird saying since Oysters are gross)…anyhoo… Continue Reading...

Get off of Your Phone Park Mom!

mom on cellHey you, mom with the three kids running around at the park. Can you look up from your phone for just a moment to watch your little miracles or life enjoy themselves? Your youngest just jumped off of the bottom step of the play structure and is screaming at the top of her lungs “look what I can do mom,” for what seems like the hundredth time. Your middle has asked you twelve times if she looks “pretty” going down the slide and your oldest son is walking around kicking the dirt because “you didn’t invite any boys for him to play with!” Continue Reading...