Essays, opinions and rants

2016

Call Me Santa

Call Me Santa

The Santa conversation went nothing like I expected. We had a pretty unbelievable run. By which I mean we seriously couldn’t believe we still had a believer on our hands. A middle school-aged believer. We watched and listened for any hint of awareness, our wide […]

The Cash Hiatus

The Cash Hiatus

Stay-at-home Mom Job Description ­ Position: Stay-at-home mom. Hours: All of them from now until eternity. Comp: Love, occasional loyalty and gratitude. Description of duties: Whip cracker Nose blower Flight attendant Drill sergeant Dental hygienist Chef/dietician/nutrition consultant/recipe vetter Sherpa Head of Special events – parties, […]