Jan 302012

“Why aren’t the children in school?” I’ve been a homeschool mom forever. I’m totally over that whole why aren’t the children in school thing. If I had a dime for every time a person at the bank or post office asked about why the children aren’t in school, I’d be RICH! I used to feel […]

Jan 262012

A few weeks ago, after much internal debate about wasted time, I went down kicking and screaming. I made a Pinterest account. Then, of course as soon as I’d made the account, I got distracted and forgot all about it. Then, a strange thing happened. I got email notifications that really cool and wonderful people […]

Jan 132012
Lessons Learned

Ken cut a quote out of the newspaper and handed it to me with a wry smile. “Always write angry letters to your enemies. Never mail them.” Maybe journalist James Fallows had a point. Sometimes I wish I’d followed that advice. There was just one thing: I was really tired of pretending. Anyway, pretending wasn’t […]