Posts tagged "children"

Child Free: Six Assumptions Not to Make about the Child Free

I would never presume to speak for all of the child free men and women out there so I will say, right here, this applies to H and me. But, if you are child free, know someone who is child free, love someone who is child free, you can probably relate to one or more... Read more »

Kids give you ...

In the spirit of Stop and Blog the Roses, here’s to … 1/ The opportunity to fib about your age JJ, my 6 year old niece: How tall are you? Me: 5’3″ JJ (excitedly): Hannah is 5’4″! She’s taller than you and you’re like 80 years older than her! Me: 80? JJ: No, like …... Read more »

Another kind of bullying: Have you encountered the baby bullies?

A funny thing happened on the way back from the altar – or, in H and my case, the outdoor gazebo. I’ve been married almost a year and it seems that almost since our wedding day, I’ve been subjected to comments of this variety ~ We’ll be going to your baby shower next! You’ve got... Read more »

Overheard in Chicago

Woman 1: He has six kids. I was like Whoa. Woman 2: That’s not a lot. As you can imagine, I was practically tripping over myself to hear the rest of this exchange but I was not successful.  So, I have to recreate a conversation in my head. Me to Woman 1: Is he a... Read more »