Today is my birthday! Yippee! I'm not going to tell you my age, but I WILL tell you what my wonderful husband is getting me. A WHOLE DAY to myself! That's right. I'm taking my Mac Book to Starbucks, and I'll be writing, reading, or Facebooking ALL DAY! If you're a work-at-home-mom, I don't need to tell you how valuable this is. Working from home with kids around is hard, especially in the summer time when there's no school to dump them off on.
I used to do nearly all of my writing at Starbucks. I could get away from the noise and the crazy in my house and go somewhere where nobody would interrupt me to say their brother stole their light saber. I wasn't completely alone, but it was the next best thing. Now that I have … Continue reading My Best Friend
There once was a mom with four kids, And momming was all that she did. She wanted to write, like she used to at night, But the baby never shut his eyelids. All through the summer she played At the pool for days upon days. She soaked up the sun (and SPF fifty-one! Don't worry, the baby … Continue reading Ode to Nap Time: A Limerick