Confessions of a Holiday Fake

February 12th, 2013 posted by Jean Reidy

It all started with the tree. I never liked Charlie Brown’s tree. I only liked Snoopy’s. Blame it on years of inhaling evergreen-scented artificial snow fumes, but I find no […]

My Mother The Spy

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kellie Head

I firmly believe that my mother is a spy. Not the run of the mill, garden variety snoop, but a hard core, James Bond-rivaling agent of intrigue and defender of […]

The Survival of the Field Trip Fittest

February 12th, 2013 posted by Cindy Appel

Summer isn’t quite the same anymore. What with the invention of year-round schools (an evil plot devised by slave-driving bosses to keep children out of working parents’ hair as much […]

Daughters Driving

February 12th, 2013 posted by W. Bruce Cameron

My daughters are driving. Let me explain what this means. It means that two teenage girls whose primary method of observation is “distraction” are out there aiming tons of metal […]

My Mother’s Garden

February 12th, 2013 posted by W. Bruce Cameron

I can’t think of anything that would tempt me to try to grow a vegetable garden. In my opinion, if God had intended people to be gardeners, he wouldn’t have […]

Twas the Night for Assembling

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kellie Head

‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house Not a creature was stirring, except me and my spouse The stockings were empty, no presents were wrapped We were […]

Fashion Or Fiction

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kellie Head

Giving birth to my daughter prompted me to evaluate myself. Much to my dismay, this in-depth analysis revealed a mix of 15% worrywart, 22% night owl and (gasp) 63% cellulite. […]

My Parent’s Conversation

February 12th, 2013 posted by W. Bruce Cameron

As a general rule, I prefer to talk to my parents singly, alone, and briefly. However, since they are, after all, married, I sometimes can’t avoid a conversation with the […]

What’s In A Name

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kellie Head

What’s in a name? That which we call a rose, by any other name would smell as sweet.” This may be true in the botany kingdom, but when it comes […]

Father’s Day 101

February 12th, 2013 posted by Eric Ruhalter

Anyone will tell you, becoming a father is a learning process. There are things, though, that you can’t read in a book or hear from your parents or even Oprah. […]

Paternal Proclamations

February 12th, 2013 posted by W. Bruce Cameron

Guess Who Didn’t Take a Nap? : A Baby Blues Collection (Baby Blues Scrapbook No 3) In the third collection of this heartwarming strip, parents Wanda and Darryl are bewildered […]

Gentlemen! Start Your Engines!

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kellie Head

Yesterday I took my four-year-old daughter, Delaney, grocery shopping with me. The store had those cute little kiddy carts that make preschoolers feel grown-up and helpful. But by the glazed […]

Playpen Politics

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kellie Head

Since joining the ranks of the “bathrobe executives”, as my husband affectionately refers, I’ve noticed how seldom I socialize. So, when I received an invitation to host this week’s Mommy […]

Cats Provide Cheap Entertainment

February 12th, 2013 posted by Lisa Barker

by Lisa Barker Do you remember those Saturday mornings when you were a kid and watched Bugs Bunny cartoons until noon? Do you remember the really, really large pink bunny […]

God Rest Ye Merry PokeMoms

February 12th, 2013 posted by Mitzi Bryant

Have some fun! Find some humor in the never ending search for the ever popular toy of the season, whatever it may be this year! Sing this to the tune […]

Real Life 101

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kellie Head

While agonizing with my son over his junior year elective choices, I found myself reminiscing about the high school lessons I had learned, and which of them actually transferred into […]

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Parents are always looking for ways to sneak some vegetables into their child’s diet. Well, unless your kids are avid carrot lovers, just call these orange ice pops — they’ll […]