Month: May 2012

I’m a Mean Mom…and Proud of it, Part 2
FEATURED
JANA
MOM TIPS

I’m a Mean Mom…and Proud of it, Part 2

So if you haven’t read the first part of this blog post and want to know why I’m a Mean Mom, please read here. I wrote briefly about investing in your children, the realities of being a new mom, and fact that some things are non-negotiable. While I’m not a certified expert in early childhood development, […]

Read More
I’m a Mean Mom … and Proud of it (Book Review of Mean Moms Rule)
BOOKS
JANA

I’m a Mean Mom … and Proud of it (Book Review of Mean Moms Rule)

I can remember distinct points during my childhood where I truly believed, at that moment, that my mom was the meanest mom conceivable. I couldn’t eat candy whenever I wanted, I had to do chores, and my parents didn’t let me buy the latest designer jeans (yep, at one point I thought I was the […]

Read More
I Totally Failed the Grump Out, But I Think I Became a Better Mother
FAMILY
FEATURED
MELISSA

I Totally Failed the Grump Out, But I Think I Became a Better Mother

I wrote a big long post on how horrendously I failed at yesterday’s Great American Grump Out. About the anticipation, the stress, the reality and ultimately, the guilt. Full of shame and sadness, I deleted that post before it was published. The truth is that even though I’m not a grump all the time, I am […]

Read More