Post about the adventures of being a teen, cross country and track star, writer and adventures in finding the college to park at for the next four years.
This goodbye has been in the making for a year or more now… Just like when you are expecting and you start to nest, when your teen begins Senior year they are there to HELP you realize THEY NEED TO MOVE OUT!!!! They make it easy to “Saying goodbye to College-Bound Teenager” Below you will […]
I will ALWAYS have your back!!! Our oldest is off to college, there I said it. No easy way to type it, or say it. As we sat in the Bed, Bath & Beyond to put in the final “Pick & Pack” I sat in amazement of how far she has come. Little did I […]
My blogger friend Skipah’s Realm invited me to a 5 day challenge to join the Five Photos, Five Stories Challenge: “Post a photo each day for five consecutive days and attach a story to the photo. It can be fiction or non-fiction, a poem or a short paragraph and each day nominate another blogger for […]
HATE is such an ugly word. When the girls would come home from school and say, “I hate …..”, I would correct them and say “No, you dislike …..”. I have pushed this idea on them since they could talk, as the word generates such negative emotions. Hate is just a word that carries to […]
I could sit you down and ramble on, but we all know that you already know all of what I am about to tell you. Guess what I am going to put it all down here so that when you need to you can read this. Congratulations F you did it, you worked your butt […]
WaHooo! Can I just say how excited and chuffed I am to be invited to “Ask Away Friday” hosted by Echo from The Mad Mommy Blog.
Ask Away Friday is a blogger to blogger conversation where bloggers link up and ask each other questions. Then each pair of bloggers answers the questions asked and answers on […]
Don’t panic, YET!!!! You still have time to get your teen to college. If your child is in kindergarten then leave this page now! YOU HAVE TIME!!! You have yet to serve your time as a parent to a TEEN!
This time last year we had a Junior, and as I stopped to listen, many of her sophomore […]
The art of annoying your teenager comes to you from years of living with the human that calls you “Mum” amongst other names. People of younger heathens have been known to ask “How do you do it?” Well, it sneaks up on you. One day you are the parent of a really cool 8, 9, […]
Wishing all a Very Merry Christmas!!!
I hope that everyone has an amazing evening tonight, spending time with family, friends, significant others, family pets, neighbors…. I hope you all love, laugh, and enjoy tonight and have an Amazing Christmas Day!!!! It is a day to say Thank you, love and just be with ones family and people […]
Ever wonder where you lost the ability to hold a conversation with your kid?
I am passing along what I have learned from having a 17 and 12 y/o so far with regards to conversing with a teenager. Seriously there was a point where #1 Traveling Companion and I thought “How to Keep The Conversation Going?” […]