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8 Rules for Living with Teenagers

8 Rules for Living with Teenagers

Advice on teenagers. Shyeah. I had my doubts about a post like this. I’m no expert. But sometimes, the following rules work pretty well. Most of the time. Well, part of the time. Eh. Anyways… 8 Rules for Living with Teenagers: Do not try to engage your teenage son in conversation before the bus. He […]

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The Witching Hour

The Witching Hour: A Scary Parenting Story

Things go bump in the night. Oh, wait. That’s me. Because I can’t sleep. Every night, I wake up. Sometimes I wake up at midnight. Other times, I wake up at 2 a.m. or 3 a.m. I turn over. I close my eyes. But I can’t fall back to sleep. The witching hours begin. In […]

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Bad Moms

Calling All Bad Moms

I feel like the parental equivalent of a Sour Patch Kid. First I’m sour. Then I’m sweet. But I’ve come to the conclusion that it’s the kids’ fault. As the mother of any teenager knows, you’re going to hit a breaking point. For me, that was last night. I was one layer of face cream […]

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