Crawl-A-Thon Doping Controversy 1

Crawl-A-Thon Doping Controversy

Mock Mom has reposted my very first satire piece.  It was based on a real case where a baby’s trophy in a crawling contest was taken away after he “scooted” instead of doing the typical bear crawl. And you thought Steve Harvey had a problem. Want Live By Surprise in your inbox?  Click here to join our mailing Read More

The Diaper Continuum - From Clean to Why Did I Reproduce? 3

The Diaper Continuum – From Clean to Why Did I Reproduce?

If you’ve been a parent for any length of time, you’ll realize that the types of diapers you come across are colorful and varied – and generally fall across a continuum of types: 1.  Clean Baby might have just farted.  Nothing to see here. 2.  Just wet This one is a small pee.  Not too smelly, Read More

My First Day of High School: A Horror Story

The Great Poodini – A Day in the Life of a Drama Queen’s Momma

I’m over at A Day in the Life of a Drama Queen’s Momma today with my post “The Great Poodini“!  Check it out – and check out The Drama Queen’s Momma on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and Bloglovin’! Follow Live by Surprise on Twitter, Google+, Facebook, Pinterest and 

My First Day of High School: A Horror Story

Look Who’s (Not) Talking?

Bae’s not talking. Not in the sense that he’s got a secret. He’s just not talking.  Hasn’t said his first word yet. He just passed the big “1”.  And (so the books say), he should be saying at least three words by now.  They don’t have to be clear.  But they should be there. And Read More