The Words I Don’t Say

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6 Totally Useless Things I’ve Learned Since Having Kids

I have learned a lot in my time as a parent. No, not just a lot. I’m talking BOOK LOADS ....more

Dear Teacher, Don’t Let Him Fool You

Dear Teacher, In a couple of weeks my son will walk through the doors of your classroom and for the next nine months many of his waking hours will be spent with you. I know as the days, weeks, and months pass, you’ll get to know a side of him that even I am […] ...more

Today I Wasn’t Perfect

Today I yelled at my kids more times than I can count. Yesterday I took them out for ice cream. Today we ran errands and I did housework ....more

9 Self-Help Skills Your Child Should Know Before Starting Kindergarten

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Back to School Resource List

A list of resources from Oh, Honestly pertaining to school 7 Things I Wish I’d Known Before My Child Started Kindergarten How to Save Money on Back to School Shopping 4 Tips to Navigate School Waters With a Food Allergic Child Checklist of Questions to Ask the School if Your Child Has Food Allergies Periscope […] ...more

When Comparison Tries to Steal My Joy

It sneaks up on me when I’m not paying attention; subtle, unassuming, pretending to be my friend. “I’m only here to help,” it tells me. “I’ll show you how to be a better person.” I look where it’s pointing; at that woman with the cute clothes and the stylish haircut ....more

7 Things I Wish I’d Known Before My Child Started Kindergarten

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How NOT to React When You Find a Tick in Your Bed

This morning I discovered a dead tick in my bed. I was grossed out of course, but kept a cool head. After all, if you live in the northeastern US, dealing with ticks is just a part of life ....more

What They Meant When They Told Me Life Will Never Be the Same

Back in May, I had the honor of being part of the inaugural cast of Listen to Your Mother Bangor. I’ve been waiting for the videos to be posted before I shared my story with you. You can read or watch it below....more