Category: Real Life

My Christmas Cookie Fail

My Christmas Cookie Fail

So, this past weekend I baked cookies. This wouldn’t normally be that big of a deal, but my six-year-old son, Costello*, desperately wanted to make sugar cookies using our snowman and candy cane cookie cutters. Seeing as how I’d never made cookies using the cookie cutters (yeah, I know — Mother of the Year), this briefly threw […]

Posted December 18, 2012 by kate in Misadventures, Motherhood, Real Life / 27 Comments

Write On, Mom! Interview and Giveaway

I’m chatting with author Jenny Sulpizio today about being a mom and a writer. Stop by her blog to read about how I (*try* to) do it all… I’m also giving away a $10 Starbucks card to help supply a little caffeine to the world. 😉    

Back to School Woes…

Recently, one of my favorite morning shows allowed parents to call in and confess (sans guilt) that they were glad to see their kids go back to school. I was not among these callers. Sure, I’m glad to see the kids head back to the classroom — they’ve been together 24/7 for the last couple […]

Posted August 22, 2012 by kate in Motherhood, Real Life / 12 Comments