michelle kemper brownlow
When my son started asking "those" questions, I tried to put him off. I tried to get out of it by saying, "Bud, listen, there is no rush for this. My only deadline for having THE conversation is that I be the one to have it with you, and NOT your friends." His response? "Then you better tell me this weekend." Oh, God help me!
You may have your stereotypes about living close to Amish people. But try these on for size...
When you use the word "foster care" pictures of abuse typically dance in your head. But I have a good story to round out the bad image.
School officials in Pennsylvania used school-issued laptop computers to illegally spy on students, according to a lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court. Scary!
I drove home from a recent writers' conference refreshed and renewed. And then I walked into my house.
If you are not the least bit chubby and you are a mom, pick up your right foot and stomp it down REAALLY hard on your left ... there ... I feel better!
Here's my resolution to keep my resolution ... sort of.
We live in a small farm town. I am an at-home mom. There is no need to be fancy. There is, however, one invitation-only event which required me to leave my comfy sweatpants and enter the world of control-top panty hose.