rants from mommyland

Now that the big yellow bus has consumed my children, I'm sitting here alone in a quiet house, trying to distract myself with work and Facebook. It's sort of working, except for the fact that my stupid eyes keep leaking.
I have three kids, and they all swim on a swim team every summer. I decided to capture my experience at a morning swim meet, for those of you not in the water cult.
Valentines are supposed to be sweet (metaphorically and actually -- chocolate anyone?), but Rants From Mommyland blogger
Friendships end, but more often they ebb and flow, even those that last a lifetime. And not without some heartache along the way.
Julianna Miner joins HuffPost Live to discus her blog, "The Sweet Spot"
It hit me like a ton of bricks last week. I was at the community pool, looking around to see what my kids were up to. Then I really looked at them. As I sat there drinking lukewarm coffee, I realized, Oh my God. Here I am.
Upon this occasion (and just in case I drop dead tomorrow), I thought I'd tell you what my perspective on life is at this particular moment.