The Teen Years Pandemic Edition of Manic Mommies is coming to a close. Our firstborns are heading off to college so it seems only appropriate… Continue Reading Goodbye, for now
Returning to the office
The memo has arrived. Get ready to go back. Whether you’re excited, filled with dread, or anticipating the perks of a hybrid schedule, one thing’s… Continue Reading Returning to the office
Ready or Not, Here We Come!
Graduations, senior banquets, prom. The end of a very strange academic year is finally here! A listener asks for our reaction to a particularly sticky… Continue Reading Ready or Not, Here We Come!
Something’s Gotta Give
Lipstick is making a comeback as masks go out the window! This week we talk about celebrating the Class of 2021 and how varsity high… Continue Reading Something’s Gotta Give
We finally have the word that defines how we’re feeling. We’re nearly “fully vaccinated” and ready to hang out with friends but do they want… Continue Reading Languishing
Why Are We Keeping This?
If you are one of the many who lost family members this past year, we know your pain and sadness. Once the immediate arrangements are… Continue Reading Why Are We Keeping This?
We’re kind of hating everything right now as we try to crawl out of this pandemic well. We see the light and know it’s there,… Continue Reading Hating Everything
The Moms Are Not OK
Pandemic screams are a thing, according to the New York Times. Have you let yours out today? We’re catching up after an extra week away… Continue Reading The Moms Are Not OK
Hitting the Pandemic Wall
We’re all stressed. Add the dark days of January, blocked contact tracing, and violence in our halls of democracy —it’s all too much. Maybe that’s… Continue Reading Hitting the Pandemic Wall
It’s beginning to look a lot like…. menopause
This week we’re talking about all the ways we are feeling older with expanding waistlines, alcohol migraines, and jowls that didn’t seem to be there… Continue Reading It’s beginning to look a lot like…. menopause