Category: The Mom Scene

Me, myself, and Kathleen Kelly

Every year in late August, I start channeling Kathleen Kelly from You’ve Got Mail, and waxing poetically about bouquets of freshly-sharpened pencils. Glossy duotangs! Packages of crisp white looseleaf! Brand-new boxes of crayons with perfectly-pointed wax tips!  I can’t believe I’ll be taking one… Continue Reading “Me, myself, and Kathleen Kelly”

Kiddie parties, chevron walls, and making mom-friends

When I’m not hanging out around Laptops to Lullabies, wiping kiddie bums, or watching old TV shows on Netflix (Darling Husband and I just started season two of 24 — we’re kinda behind the times), I’m usually working at my “afternoon” job — writing… Continue Reading “Kiddie parties, chevron walls, and making mom-friends”

Talking about toys!

In this week’s “The Mom Scene” column, I’m talking about TOYS! I would love it if you guys popped over to check it out. This week’s column (I love that the graphic they used looks a lot like my D!) Are you a Naturalist,… Continue Reading “Talking about toys!”