"I'm tired of hearing you yell," stops me mid stride. The leash tightens around my hand and two toddlers run askew as I try to gain order, try to gather the pieces of myself that just shattered. Eyes downcast, heart heavy, I reply, "You're tired?"
So, if you checked out Single Mom Rocks, I promised you there'd be a sequel... and here it is! Dating App Ass-haps This piece, also inspired by my single mom LPN friend, came out on the site ESME.com today! I know my friend was eagerly awaiting the sharing of … Continue reading Single Moms Rock: Part 2- Dating Appcidents
I turned 36. I suppose that's not a big deal, but it kinda feels like a big deal. I'm a mother to a 4 ½-year-old and an almost 3-year-old. My brain feels, on most days, like it is the consistency of messy diaper droppings, with approximately the same capabilities. I can't tell you how many … Continue reading Put Me Out To Pasture: Musings on Getting Older
So, I have this friend... She is a single mom, and very similar to me mom-wise and just as a person. For those of you who actually know me... that's a little bit scary perhaps. I get it. Anyways, she and I talk... a lot... and as she sojourns the dating world I am often … Continue reading Single Moms Rock
Looming above them, 20-steps, a leviathan in the 4-year old's eyes. "I've got you," I reassured. Hesitating steps up, nervous smile at the top, then the rush. Eyes wild, "Big slide again, Mommy."
Please check it out. Evey month, RedTri.com has a themed competition for posts. I was one of the lucky ones chosen for the month of August with this piece.
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