July 8, 2014
by Meredith Bland

Screen time: I’ve decided not to stress about it.

If you want to get a group of parents squirming uncomfortably, apologizing for their choices, or climbing to the top of Mount Pious and waving their flags for all to see, bring up screen time for kids. I have had … Continue reading

July 1, 2014
by Meredith Bland

A report, two weeks into summer vacation

I hate summer. Hate hate hate it. I have hated it for as long as I can remember for two reasons: first, I hate small clothes. And, I must add, the feeling is reciprocated. Second, I hate heat and humidity. … Continue reading

June 24, 2014
by Meredith Bland

I get it, but no: Fourth grader sued for bullying

I’m talking current events today. Well, current events from last week. But still! I am culturally relevant a little bit! There was a time during this past school year where I suspected one of my children was being bullied. Let … Continue reading

June 19, 2014
by Meredith Bland

Thank you for your honesty, PLUS some awesome giveaway madness

I don’t cook very often. The reason for that is that I am a bad cook, My husband, however, is a good cook. For example, here’s what happens when my husband and I go into the kitchen to make dinner … Continue reading

June 17, 2014
by Meredith Bland

Lice: Letters from the front.

My dearest Agatha, I miss you terribly, but I assure you that all continues to be well here on the battlefront. Thus far, skirmishes have been limited to soldiers in camp whom I am not familiar with, having never once … Continue reading