1. Thanks for your concern, now please parent your own child

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    May 12, 2015 by coveringthegray

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    When my son was about six or seven he took swimming lessons from one of the moms we had met …
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  2. I will never be the mother of the bride, but…

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    February 8, 2015 by coveringthegray

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    I’m not the kind of woman who gets her nails done once a week. I’ve never gone crazy over expensive …
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  3. New Year’s Resolutions – It’s Not too Late

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    January 2, 2015 by coveringthegray

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    The ball has dropped. The celebrations and the parties are over. And it’s time to take down the Christmas lights. …
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  4. Dear Honey, Thank you, Now STICK IT!

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    December 2, 2014 by coveringthegray

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    I’m “IN THE POWDER ROOM” with a post about how men seem to need lots of praise when they “help …
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  5. Lions and tigers and deer – OH MY!

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    November 3, 2014 by coveringthegray

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    When I was young, I had a traumatic experience with some wild animals. Okay, they weren’t quite wild – more …
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  6. Plastic surgery? No thank you – been there, done that

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    October 16, 2014 by coveringthegray

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    I am not a fan of plastic surgery. Not because of any moral or feminist issues about society’s pressure on …
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  7. A Mother’s Magic Spell

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    October 8, 2014 by coveringthegray

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    When a child is born one of the first things people like to do is play the game “Whose side …
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