Archive for the reluctant mom Tag

Kid’s Acrobatics Strikes Terror In The Heart of Reluctant Mother – The Oh SH#$%%^$! Edition

My stomach is in an effing knot as I type this. I need to get EZ Storage on the horn ASAP. Mac learned a new trick this morning. . . He managed to pull this maneuver while I turned my back on him to brew a cup of coffee – a damned Keurig cup of coffee!! Yeah.  That fast. Where did
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Reluctant Mother DIYs. . .a Tattoo?

I’m just certain you were all dying to know what the heck it is I do when I’m not cleaning up excrement, dinner, or pet hair. . .And when I’m not sweating out some cheap box-o-wine while hiking and birding. . . Allow me to introduce to you my downtime delusion. . . Yes, clearly I am 36 with the
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Has Reluctant Mother Relenquished Her Independence?

This morning I decided to get a shower.  Typically, I don’t shower until Mac’s afternoon nap because well, the mornings can be messy.  But today, I decided to throw caution to the wind and get a shower. Since Mac was sleeping in his room, I decided to use the downstairs bathroom.  I turned on the shower but no water was
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I Stay Home With My Kid Because I’m Selfish

I was walking earlier today with Mac, and I was thinking about what I was going to do.  And it occurred to me, I didn’t have to do anything.  All I had to do was enjoy this moment. All I had to do was enjoy the sun on my face, the wind in my hair, the sweet sound of the
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