Category Archives: Humor

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January 27, 2017 | No comments yet

100 Days of School – The Worst Made-Up Holiday of the Year

in Humor, Kid Time, Me Time, Parenting Advice

I know that I’m going to get some hate for being a bad mom, but why and when did this 100 days of school thing become a thing? It’s just one more day in addition to Valentine’s Day (which is…

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January 2, 2017 | No comments yet

Why Every 40ish Mom Needs A Millennial Mom Friend

in Humor, Me Time

We all have our mothering tribes. Our group of friends that support, listen, and love us, without the need for our kids to line up in ages exactly. I’m lucky enough to have a group of friends that exchange inappropriate…

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November 2, 2016 | No comments yet

The Number One Reason to Give Up The Afternoon Nap

in Humor, Kid Time, Me Time, Parenting Advice

Up again on the Pittsburgh Moms Blog today. Here’s a funny piece on afternoon play dates: “My youngest stopped napping,” my friend complained to me one day. She was worried about not having any time to herself during the day….

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October 18, 2016 | No comments yet

Birthday Party Madness

in Humor, Kid Time, Me Time

The Birthday Party. Men… All that really matters is that the kids loved every second of it. Such is a mom’s life. Happy 7th Birthday, Tom! –Carissa Howard, Shopping for Time

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October 18, 2016 | No comments yet

Finding Our Children’s Talents

in Humor, Me Time

Must be all that training my kids have given me in hunting for lost toys. –Carissa Howard, Shopping for Time

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October 10, 2016 | 1 comment

My Worst Beauty Fail

in Humor, Me Time

My Worst Beauty Fail I’ve tried to one of those glamorous mothers. Like the ones that can wear high heels and trendy clothes to outings with the kids. The ones who have their hair and make-up always perfect. More accurately,…

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September 28, 2016 | 2 comments

9 Moms to Befriend this Fall

in Humor, Me Time

I switched my son from a private kindergarten to our district’s public school for first grade this year. My daughter’s in a new preschool classroom and new dance studio. As my kids adjust to the Fall and all their new…

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September 9, 2016 | No comments yet

Mom Thoughts #momlife #momproblems

in Humor, Me Time, Parenting Advice

Looking for reader input again. Here are some mom thoughts that I had today. For moms everywhere, just getting shit done. Top Ten Mom Thoughts: “I laughed so hard, I peed a little,” said no man ever. “Do these jeans…

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September 5, 2016 | No comments yet

What’s the Most Outlandish Thing You’ve Told Your Children?

in Humor, Kid Time, Me Time, Parenting Advice

Tonight, while I was putting my kids to bed, I told them that sometimes, late at night, I get hungry and I eat a midnight snack. I told them that sometimes I come into their rooms when they sleep and…

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September 5, 2016 | No comments yet

Confession: I Outsourced Playing Pretend

in Get More Time, Humor, Kid Time, Me Time, Parenting Advice

At our indoor pool one Saturday morning, we ran into our friends with their three young children. Both parents work full time. As our kids were doing big jumps in from the side of the pool, I’d innocently asked them…

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