The Bearded Iris

A Recalcitrant Wife and Mother Tells All

It’s about frickin’ time.

Finally, after 4 years and 5 months of waiting, lamenting, begging, hand wringing, and bribing… my first-born child, Nature Boy, has won a Principal Pal Award. Perhaps you’ve heard me … Continue reading

February 6, 2011 · 3 Comments

Lego Therapy

This is what I have: But this is what I want: Ahhh.  Just looking at that neat storage brings my blood pressure down a notch. And so on Monday while … Continue reading

January 19, 2011 · 10 Comments

The Sins of the Mother

Oh Lordy. The results are in for the first Principal Pal awards of the school year. And I just have one question: who do I have to sleep with to … Continue reading

September 29, 2009 · 8 Comments