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  Being parent is messy, hard, rewarding, exhausting, exhilarating, overwhelming, lovely, funny, and really, really great. I write about my parenting journey here on Red Shutters for two reasons. First, I hope, by writing about the twists and turns my life has taken since ...Read More

My Parenting Fail

As parents, we all have those “I-can’t-believe-I-just-said (or did)-that” moment. You know, a big ‘ol parenting fail. A time when you just don’t handle something well. I had one of those last week. It was sort of a perfect storm: cranky kids, dinnertime, and ...Read More