Four Hens and a Rooster

Tag: parents

…You should see how their parents act. We have had our fair share of bad weather this winter here in NC.. Mother Nature has been nothing short of bipolar.. 70 degrees one day, an inch of ice the next.  The kids have had delays, early dismissals and have missed more days this school year than they have in almost 30 years. It’s been one helluva winter and we are ALL ready for it to be Spring. One of the quickestmore

Little Mama had some surgery last week and being the dutiful (and only) daughter, I was right by her side to see her through it. It was also the first time she’s had anything major happened since before my  dad passed which means I was the one “in charge”.  When my dad was alive he was a classic type-a person. There was never a time when he wasn’t in charge of every situation and he was always the one thatmore

…Is usually their parents. One of the things that I noticed pretty quickly when we moved back down here 7 years ago is that in the South, people tend to live by the rule of “do as I say, not as I do” – especially when it comes to RSVPs.  I have been bitten on more than one occasion by parents who didn’t RSVP for birthday parties. I don’t mean responding “no”… I mean no response at all. One year, Imore

I think I finally snapped. Or maybe, I'm just a little tired of trying to be the vigilante mom who gets stuck in traffic while some moron parent blatantly ignores the "No Left Turn" sign. I'm sure my poor kids are tired of being embarrassed as they hear me laying on my horn to try and signal to the offending parent that they're an idiot. Since my emails and calls to the school over the past 2 years have donemore