Today I’m geeked to be guest posting over at Chris Spradlin’s blog “Epic Parent” your source for honest, on the edge, creative parenting. I’ve only known Chris a little while but I love the honest and applicable content he has to offer on this site, I get it delivered into my inbox every day, and it’s always an energizing read in the middle of a my day. Plus you gotta love a Jesus-loving dad who is passionate about parenting and has an awesome beard (if you’ve seen my husband Kel, and his “crowder” you’ll understand)
Mom Jeans- A Guest Post with a link
Most moms have said it to their sisters and girlfriends. “If I ever start wearing Mom jeans, stage an intervention.” You know the pants? The jeans that are cut generously with a 9 inch zipper and pleats? These jeans say “I’m not a woman anymore, I’m a mom!” I have my flaws but I’m proud to say that I’ve steered clear of mom jeans.
However, there is another set of Mom genes I can’t avoid, the ones I inherited from my mother. She took her life last year after a long battle with depression. …