The Ways in Which I Fail as a Mother

(Image courtesy of Shutterstock, via PJ Media) I’m not completely sure I knew what I was getting myself into when I said I wanted kids. I knew about the lack of sleep. (OK, I had a vague understanding that there would be less sleep, but no one can really prepare you for sleeping a total…

Unchecked Behavior at the Playground…

(Photo courtesy of PJ Media) “Jake, honey, that’s not your ball. That belongs to the little boy. Give it back to him.” “Jacob, the little baby can play with that too. We have to share, right buddy?” “Jake, please be gentle. This is a friend, ok? We have to be nice to our friends.” Sometimes…