Finding Joy Again

I've been very public about my struggles, trials and tribulations on The Decent Mom. I believe in being public about these things not to give or get advice, and certainly not to get pity. I despise pity more than just about anything. I air my dirty laundry so that you, my dear reader, might be … Continue reading Finding Joy Again

Road Trip On Their School Break: It’s Easier (And Cheaper) Than You’d Think

To fly my family anywhere it'd cost us at least $1000, and that just isn't going to happen at this stage in our life.  We love to travel, and it's important to us to show the kids how different parts of our country are alike but very different.  In order to have some fun traveling … Continue reading Road Trip On Their School Break: It’s Easier (And Cheaper) Than You’d Think