lessons learned in seventeen lines

keep them on a schedule feed and water them regularly pretend you don't know what Friday night means or Saturday morning keep farmer's hours they just might make it to school on time alarms are for parents children seem to be able to sleep through anything especially their own alarms texts, chirps, tweets and phone…

My dear vehicle -part 2

So $1,000 turned into $1,300. for which I was eternally grateful. My mechanic broke everything off my car that could not be removed by unbolting due to the large amount of corrosion and fracturing rust by Friday morning. He gave me the option of going to another shop to get my muffler custom built that…

When your weekend just evaporates

(Yes, he fell asleep clutching a shoe box with his shoes inside.) I had fresh ginger and garlic tea with wild honey felt better than yesterday then was ready to complete some simple tasks like cleaning, laundry and vacuuming when My child was so dramatically ill yesterday. He did everything except yell, "the sky is…

I had to change my hat

Today Supermom reared her ugly head I woke up on a search and seizure mission to find the contraband that we know exists in a school locker I'm rusty and out of practice Ugh, I forgot to check the current backpack... Defeated by the wily young offspring I left empty handed but confirmed something My…