savagemama: Somewhere, without you

After a weekend where I was, by the hour, ranking higher and higher on the Mommy Dearest scale, a friend offered me a reprieve. Seth was out of town, Lucille was sick and my two daughters wanted nothing more than to wallop each other every time they came within three feet of each other. At one point I went out on the front porch and left them inside screaming and swatting because I didn’t know what else to do. Read the rest of this story »