Category: Hard times

Of campers and camp-moms

After two summers (and two March Breaks) of longing to be old enough to join her big brother at camp, C finally got her wish today. View this post on Instagram I packed two lunchboxes and two backpacks for the first time today (well,… Continue Reading “Of campers and camp-moms”

Pinterest is my therapist

I had another bad day today.  I could go on about work frustrations and time management struggles and financial concerns and a disastrous house and the fact that our childcare is ending on Thursday, but I don’t want to write it all out.  I’ve… Continue Reading “Pinterest is my therapist”

When the best-laid plans come tumbling down …

Life has a funny way of kicking you in the face sometimes. And then knocking you to the ground, jumping up and down on your torso, and laughing while you try to scramble to your feet. [photo credit] I blogged yesterday — literally yesterday… Continue Reading “When the best-laid plans come tumbling down …”