Mirror, Mirror On The Wall, I Have Become My Mother After All. But I’m OK With That.

A long time ago when the kids were still little and I was driving up to Michigan with a co-worker for a business trip, we started to have a conversation about kids and motherhood. She was about 20 years my senior and had a couple grown kids by that time and she said that they… Read More Mirror, Mirror On The Wall, I Have Become My Mother After All. But I’m OK With That.

Quiet Time

This weekend I have a little time on my hands because all of the kids are with their respective other parent’s and my husband is out of town with his sister. While I adore my husband and love those smelly boys to death, it’s also a wonderful respite when you can get the house all… Read More Quiet Time

What It’s Like to Raise the Real Alex P. Keaton and Why I Love Him from the Bottom of my Liberal Heart

During the night of the presidential election last year, around 10:30 p.m., after everyone else had gone to sleep, my 15-year-old son and I were in front of the TV watching the poll results come in state-by-state until something started to happen and I almost dropped my drink. Something unexpected started to happen (at least… Read More What It’s Like to Raise the Real Alex P. Keaton and Why I Love Him from the Bottom of my Liberal Heart