OK Mom, slow down for a minute

I’m a busy, working mom of two daughters. Our lives are hectic! Let’s face it. Sometimes we just need a minute to relax and connect with other mothers. I’ve been working as a CPA for twelve years. My daughters are 13 and 11.  We are in to soccer, cheerleading, gymnastics, singing lessons, swim team, cross country and dance. After a full day of running, I need a minute to relax, as I’m sure you do as well. Join me in sharing your stories, laughs, tragedies and awesome experiences with your…

“The Talk”

My 11 year old daughter informed me that they had “the talk” at school.  They were told that next year, they will hear the “boys side of the story”.  Her expression was priceless.  I asked her if she wanted to ask me any questions or if she wanted to talk more about it.  She just kept her head down and softly said “no.”   I don’t recall this educational talk to take place so early when I was younger.  Doesn’t fifth grade seem young?  Maybe not.  I’m just not ready for…