Archive for January, 2011

 

Saving the world…one can of spray cheese at a time

Posted by Laurie on January 10th, 2011
filed in motherhood, parenting, teen

There comes a time in every mom’s life where she asks her teenager if he needs anything from the store and he requests something so awful, so weird, so heinous that she fears he may need counseling.
Oh yeah. I am that mom.
I don’t know how it happened. One minute, Junior was a perfectly ordinary, smart-mouthed [...]

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My Grateful List

Posted by Laurie on January 7th, 2011
filed in Flashback Friday, parenting, teen

It’s the beginning of a new year and you know what that means. Yes, we all sit down, and make our resolutions. Now in the past I have tried not to make resolutions. But the problem is that when you resolve not to make resolutions, isn’t that a resolution? I know. It’s conundrums like this [...]

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Bye-Bye Old Decade!

Posted by Laurie on January 3rd, 2011
filed in motherhood, parenting, teen

At the end of the year, I like to look back and wave goodbye to all the stuff that happened. Yes, I’m usually drinking champagne when I do that. Anyway, it occurred to me that this year was actually the end of the first ten years of the new millennium. So I thought I’d wave [...]

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