The Night the Tooth Fairy Did Not Come

Twas the night before the Tooth Fairy And all through the house All the creatures were stirring Yes, even the mouse. The children were jumping up and down on their beds, While visions of fairy dust danced in their heads. “Please settle down,” Mommy said with a yawn. “The tooth fairy will come, but not after… Read More…

Confessions of a Helicopter Parent

What is a helicopter parent? This is my personal definition; one who hovers over their child like an annoying little gnat, trying to control everything they do, think and feel. Like a gnat, a tiny swat just keeps them coming back, until (hopefully) the kid gets so mad it crushes the “gnat”, and in the… Read More…