October 27, 2014
by Tricia
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I’m at Scary Mommy today

“Your belly is fat right there.” she said, poking her four-year-old finger gently at my middle. I looked down and almost defensively blurted out, “No, actually, my belly is not fat right there.” I almost responded as if I’d been more »

January 23, 2013
by Tricia

Preschool revenge

About this time last year, I was making the preschool rounds. Brochures and open houses and visits and applications and, of course, application fees. Application fees. Anywhere from $25 to $100, forked over for the chance. The chance to get more »

November 28, 2012
by Tricia


Historically, Wednesdays are tough days for me when it comes to this home-alone-with-a-newborn thing. Wednesday is not Monday. I spend Sunday afternoon and evening gearing myself up to meet Monday head on. It’s not Tuesday, when I enjoy the pleasant more »