A Penny for Your Poop – Stories From a Large Family

Keely, my two, -year-old,was still walking around with a pacifier dangling from her lips, as of three days ago. She reminded me of an plump old fellow who would talk with a cigar in his mouth as if it were an actual part of his body. The pacifier rarely left her mouth and on the […]

Life by the Handful – Stories from a Large Family

As a mom of five children, ages 11, 8, 4, 2, and 11 months, I often receive the comment “my you have your hands full,” and although it is a true statement I cringe when I hear it.   In general I receive more than my share of non-solicited advice, ill-humored comments, and birth control […]