The Bearded Iris

A Recalcitrant Wife and Mother Tells All

Happy Birthday, Bucket Head!

Four years ago today, my third and final child was born. Bucket Head, you are the greatest surprise party of my life. When you were born, your little face was … Continue reading

March 14, 2011 · 10 Comments

Cuts Like a Wife

Two bloggers. Two different hemispheres. One vision (largely impaired by too much clutter, dirt and booze). Exposed for all the world to see as Housekeepers of Ill-Repute, Proprietresses of Dubious … Continue reading

January 14, 2009 · 5 Comments

School Bus Bonuses

Parenting. Oy. If it’s not one thing, it’s another. My two older kids ride the school bus to and from school.  I consciously choose this for MANY reasons: 1.) it … Continue reading

October 21, 2008 · 5 Comments