Momville

Momville

I broke my foot when my son was about ten. Had to wear one of those big black boot things. After getting it off, I was gingerly walking past him. He was playing some video game. One of those kill everyone you can games. I heard him say, “You know, Mom, I am so...
How My Child Survived Me As A Parent

How My Child Survived Me As A Parent

I thought it was about the ponies.  And it was one of those parenting memories that I would rather forget. A 4-year old birthday party. At the local lovely Wilson Park. My son Rob. Bursting out of his carseat with excitement. The birthday party. A child’s...
Birthday Balloons

Birthday Balloons

My husband and Prince Charles share a birthday.  Today. 65 years ago. November 14th, 1948. Hanging in our house is a letter that my mother-in-law received from the Queen’s lady-in-waiting 65 years ago, congratulating her on the birth of her son on the same day...