No More Debates

In between piddling and mommying and doing the busy things that mothers do I hear a familiar sound coming from the living room.  My heart skips a beat.  My daughter is crying.  But this is not a wimper type of cry.  This is an all-out “Mom get here NOW” kind of cry. So Mom gets…

KidsTown at the Orlando Science Center

There are several women chatting and waiting at the end of The Love Bridge, a heart-filled rainbow walkway which guides guests from the parking garage into the main building of the Orlando Science Center.  There are a few children there as well playing in eager anticipation to find out what is just beyond the black accordion doors…

Chronicles of a Reluctant Mom-Schooler

A few years ago I was talking to a fellow member of our local mom support group about a few upcoming seminars that we could attend. “You homeschool, don’t you?” she said. Before I even thought about it I replied, “No. I just help her with her lessons.” And then I got to thinking.  I…