When I Grow Up, I Hope to Stop Worrying About This One Thing

It's getting in trouble. There, social media previewers, I saved you a click. I've spent most of my life worrying that I'll get in trouble with authority figures ranging from teachers and parents to bosses and clients. I'm a born rule follower who became a writer, meaning that I'm a type A person who's chosen …

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Thanksgiving Observed

Just a brief note, because we're wrapping up celebrations and I can only hide 'n type for so long. Today was our Thanksgiving observed. My folks, Adam's mom, and my aunt and uncle came over and brought so much food, I'm shocked we found room for the leftovers. We ate turkey and lasagna and vegetables …

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Team Luckwaldt Has a Cold, But I Got Some Sleep, So Wooooo!

All three Luckwaldts have colds today, which is a problem, because we keep looking for the adult to show up and he or she is VERY LATE. It started yesterday with Adam saying, "Hmm. I have kind of a scratchy throat." "No, you don't," I said. "You don't. You feel fine." He loosened his collar …

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Just a Casual Reminder That You Don’t Have to Be Grateful

I've only really started meeting moms in real life, but I'm lucky to have a lot of online friends who have kids, and they've been unbelievably helpful in figuring out this whole parenthood thing. The other day, I was talking to Nancy, one of my internet pals, and she said something that really struck me. …

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