Archive | October, 2012

Princess and the Protesters


Picture it:  a mob of angry protesters gathered around a construction site, chanting at the workers who try to go on about their business.  Security guards stand poised to intervene if necessary, asking protesters to back up and not touch the gate.  The group’s leader presents one of the workers with a petition.  Then, as if by magic, a bell rings and the protesters disperse.  Recess is over and it’s time to go back to class. This was the scene (...Read More)


Used To Be Super-Mom


Lately I have been posting a lot about losing my mind. I wish I could do a post for you with tips for inexpensive Halloween costumes or tricks for getting toddlers to eat their veggies but from here at the intersection of Fried and Frazzled, I can only offer an exasperated sigh and run my fingers through my long overdue for a deep conditioning hair. I’m running on empty. Sun-Bun started kindergarten in August and for the first month I (...Read More)