Tag Archives | marriage

Toddlers and Divorce

Toddlers and Divorce

Dealing with missing their Dad and siblings My daughter is five and we are a divorced family with a new wonderful man in our lives. I’m learning how to respond when she begins asking questions and saying all sorts of random statements regarding her former family. She tells her “new” dad that she loves her […]

Continue Reading 0
woman-570883_960_720-300x200

Learning to Say No

Often, when I am knee deep in something in which I regret being immersed, I laugh and ask myself why I can’t say “no.” I am just SO bad at it sometimes. Does anybody else cringe at the number of “product parties”–Avon, 31, Tastefully Simple, Jamberry Nails, Mary Kay, Essential Oils, whatever– you have attended […]

Continue Reading 0
5c6c17d0-a283-46e1-925a-935b23901bc9

The Romance is Never Dead

This year, my husband and I will have been married for 25 years. We’ve been together since 1990. (Some of you reading this may not have even been born in 1990 – yikes!) When we were dating and for the first few years of our marriage, we did a lot of the sappy stuff you […]

Continue Reading
cup-2218405_960_720

Cyber Shopping Shame

I recently read an article about a couple’s incredibly beautiful date night. They got a babysitter, went out to a bouge restaurant for drinks and then took an Uber to, wait for it…TARGET! The wife roamed the aisles of Target, sans kids, giggly and totally buzzed, while her husband followed her around, happy that she […]

Continue Reading
rp_Bluth-A-300x200.jpg

An Apology from a Formerly Single Woman

Dear Women I Knew and Judged Before I Became Married with Children:   I am sorry. I judged you.    Now that I have traded my days of single womanhood for married with children and one on the way, I see things a little differently. And I owe the collective lot of you an apology–or […]

Continue Reading
TP

Toilet Paper 101

I have previously celebrated how coming into the lives of children who are 4 and 6 means no potty training for this stepmom. But what I didn’t expect to do was conduct a kitchen table class on Toilet Paper 101. We had occasionally cautioned the kids not to use too much toilet paper. But clearly […]

Continue Reading
HTML Snippets Powered By : XYZScripts.com