My dad gave me a book today. “Stress is a Choice: 10 Rules to Simplify Your Life” First rule is “Spot that Sprout.” It asks the reader to find the sprout you need to focus on & to let the other things go, as much as you can. I took from the short chapter that […]
Well, I’m finally doing it. I made a promise to my wife (and Brenda) that I would share my fatherly thoughts on the JerseyMomsBlog…despite being the daddy. I’m sure there’s a more gender specific blog out there somewhere, but I see a greater value in sharing a male outlook on child rearing amongst mothers, and […]
The title says it all. Here we go. 10. Taxi. Get in car. To school. To the dentist. To playgroup. To the foodstore. To the park. Back to school. To the doctor’s office. Back home. Wow, it’s only 6pm! Time to make dinner! I hope my meter’s still running. 9. Car 54, Where Are You? Change […]
My husband finds this one commercial for birth control disturbing. It shows a woman and friends of indeterminate yet child-bearing ages wandering around a fancy boutique, gleefully smiling and trying to select what’s next on the path of life. One woman picks up a beautiful, dollhouse-sized home to own. A stork confronts the lead woman […]
I don’t think I’d be rallying an iota as much as Sydney and her family if she were my kid. I freak over every little boo-boo and fever. I can’t imagine what they’re going through or HOW they get through it. But they have no choice.