[Quiet Thoughts] It Gets More Complicated As They Grow

Photo: Taking my NaNo challenge very seriously! Printed out Act One and edited it by hand! But seriously, don’t read it… What a week to be a mother. Steps forward and backward in the potty wars, a collapse of napping (again) and much consequences there of, a reminder that my toddlers are “working on” different…

A Most Sobering Wednesday

Photo: One more coat of paint and we’re all done! If I’m a good girl and I get some good writing done (maybe 20k words by Saturday?) I might treat myself to a little trip to the fabric store to get some fabric for curtains! Or not.. let’s be clear: I’m not doing ANY fabric…

GO VOTE!!

I’m a history teacher, but I won’t lecture you about those who died for you ability to choose. I’m the mother of boys of color, but I won’t scold you about the link between non-participation and the oppression of powerless or disenfranchised groups. I’m an educated Millennial with student loans, but I won’t push you…