Posts tagged "Advice"

40 pieces of advice on turning 40

40 pieces of advice on turning 40
I’m on the cusp of turning 40 and instead of sharing what I’ve learned in the last forty years, I figured I would ask older and wiser friends, family and my writer and mom communities for their advice on this milestone birthday. “40 was the beginning of the new me. Wait- it was actually the... Read more »

The Best Parenting Advice

When I became a new mom I received a lot of unsolicited advice from friends, strangers, family members and my Internet friends.  Nothing was really earth shattering. I heard over and over again “sleep when the baby sleeps,” but any mom knows this is impossible due to the laundry, cleaning, showering, eating and possibly paying... Read more »

Pink or Blue or Everything In Between

Pink or Blue or Everything In Between
While waiting in line today at Walgreens, a chatty woman commented on how adorable my two-year-old daughter was.  Since I was feeling frustrated after cleaning up the entire toothbrush aisle that she had just destroyed I commented, “She may look cute, but she isn’t” or something to that affect.    This caused the lady behind the... Read more »
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