Operation William and Mary Sophomore Drop-off: Complete

william and mary tribe pride

Operation William and Mary Sophomore Drop-off is complete.

Thanks to my good friend Hycieth, we have completed another successful drop off to the College of William and Mary.

With my car being down and money being tight, I had no idea how I was going to get my son to William and Mary University to begin his sophomore year.

But I am happy to say that we . . . → Read More: Operation William and Mary Sophomore Drop-off: Complete

It is so much better to be the godmother than the mother

Happy Birthday to my God-daughter Ruby!

I’ve only known you 10 out of 12 months of your life but, trust me, they have been memorable ones as your godparent.

From your refusal to take a nap to watching your first step, I wouldn’t have wanted to miss any of it for the world.

But you sure do remind me why I don’t want anymore children.

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My Mom’s stroke is stressing me out

At best the following statement sounds insensitive.

I know that.

I accept that.

But, that fact does not stop it from being the truth.

So, here goes…

My mom’s stroke is stressing me out.

There.

I said it.

It doesn’t make me feel any better.

And, conversely, it doesn’t make me feel any worse.

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Child Support Intercept Taken By Tanf

My ex called me whine, er, tell me that Child Support Enforcement had snatched his tax return for child support.

Child support groups (Photo credit: DFID – UK Department for International Development)

I politely commiserated while inside doing a dance of glee (ok, I was wiggling around in my chair a bit too but he couldn’t see that through the phone. Lol.)

Forward to weeks later when I . . . → Read More: Child Support Intercept Taken By Tanf

I Stand Between My Kids and Trouble

Y’all are just gonna have to forgive any grammatical or typographical errors in this post.

Robbery not allowed (Photo credit: Arenamontanus)

I am just so steamed up that my mind is going faster than my fingers can type.

I do not live in the the best neighborhood to begin with.

Yet, I have lived here 10 years ad had nary a bit of trouble.

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