Category Archives: Humor

How to Know If You’re Ready to Have Kids

I received the following in an e-mail from my daughter some time ago.  I don’t know who wrote it but I thought it was funny and decided that this would be a good week to throw in a little humor before starting my 3-part series next week on homeschooling your older children.  I hope you…

A Sitcom Moment

A few weeks ago I was watching a Seinfeld rerun with my two older children (ages 26 and 22).  During Seinfeld’s monologue he made the observation that when we become adults we suddenly wonder why we were so afraid of our parents.  Both my children burst out laughing.  I asked them why.  They said (in…

Have You Ever Done This?

Homeschooling mommies, have you ever done this? It’s been one of those days.  The baby’s having a growth spurt and wants to nurse all day.  Something got spilled – doesn’t matter what it is: sugar, flour, eggs, syrup or honey or juice (oh my!) – and it took you three hours to get it cleaned up with…

The Bitter Home-Schoolers Wish List

A few years ago I came across the following “wish list” and found it hilarious.  I had saved a copy, which I came across a few months ago when I was organizing ideas for blog posts.  I enjoyed reading it again and thought I would like to share it with my readers.  The writer of…

Florida Hurricane Preparation

Those of us who live in hurricane “territory” know that June 1st through November 30th is hurricane season.  If you have read my “About” page then you know that my family lived in Homestead, FL when Hurricane Andrew flattened the south end of Dade County, Florida.  As a matter of fact, the eye of Andrew…