Tag Archives: "Michaele Charles"

When Moms Lose Their Cool

I recently saw a parent lose her cool at the playground at my daughter’s elementary school. A mom friend and I were letting the kids play and swing after school, and a woman picking up her children was apparently in a hurry to return home. “I’M STILL WORKING—I’M NOT HERE TO PLAY,” she screeched at her boy, who was making a break for…

Lauuuuundry Time

Ugh. Do we really have this much to do and fold? When my husband and I were just my husband and I, laundry didn’t take up much of my time or my thoughts. Sure, we had our share, but as people who worked in offices, we had quite a few items getting professionally cleaned by our dry cleaner, and for the most part it seemed that we managed to knock…