Tag Archives: humor

Just Found Out the Funny Reason My Friend’s Husband Is Mad at Her (and I Agree with Him!)

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If you are just tuning in, the House Guest series introduces emerging and established voices in the blogger world to the Housewife Plus audience. The writers featured here share their stories about parenting, marriage, and life in general. They are sometimes serious, other times funny, but always real. For information on how to be featured in the House Guest […]

Book Review: Martinis & Motherhood Tales of Wonder, Woe & WTF?! Edited by Shannon Day and Tara Wilson

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MARTINIS & MOTHERHOOD TALES OF WONDER, WOE & WTF?! Edited by Shannon Day & Tara Wilson Martinis & Motherhood Tales of Wonder, Woe & WTF?!  published by Tipsy Squirrel Press and edited by Shannon Day and Tara Wilson is the newest addition to the world of parenting anthologies. This book is filled with 37 stories that […]

10 Signs your babysitter is a DUD

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If you are just tuning in, the House Guest series introduces emerging and established voices in the blogger world to the Housewife Plus audience. The writers featured here share their stories about parenting, marriage, and life in general. They are sometimes serious, other times funny, but always real. For information on how to be featured in the House Guest […]

I’m not ready for kindergarten

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If you are just tuning in, the House Guest series introduces emerging and established voices in the blogger world to the Housewife Plus audience. The writers featured here share their stories about parenting, marriage, and life in general. They are sometimes serious, other times funny, but always real. For information on how to be featured in the House Guest […]

How To Clean Your House In 10 Easy Steps

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My mother-in-law once told me that trying to clean a house as a mother is like trying to clean in a hurricane: it’s kind of pointless. She was right. Cleaning my house these days requires several things: deep reserves of patience, bucket loads of energy, a severely short term memory (to instantly forget the frustration […]

5 Tested parenting hacks for a successful timeout

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My kids can be real turds. There are many moments in a day when I find myself wanting to threaten a timeout, but I bite my tongue and find more clever ways to get my kids to behave because let’s face it, timeouts do not work. Not only does it create supremely grumpy children, but […]

10 Questions to consider before you let your kids “help”

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The best way to discover what a controlling psycho a parent can be is for mom or dad to agree to let the children help. Any task conceivable can go from being a simple chore that requires nearly zero effort or time to becoming a torturous job of repeating instructions, internal mantras to not lose […]

10 Things to do when you’re stuck inside during a snowstorm

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10 Things To Do When You’re Stuck Inside During A Snowstorm Click To Tweet I think of snow as Mother Nature’s glitter bomb. It is lovely to look at from behind the safety of a window but once you enter it you become wet, frozen, and miserable. I dread snowstorms now that I have kids […]

Full Metal Mommy: Hard lines and hand holding

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HOUSE GUEST: The Funniest Lady On The Internet Is Hanging Out At Housewife Plus TODAY! Click To Tweet I am thrilled to introduce you to this week’s HOUSE GUEST, Full Metal Mommy! Several times a day the author of Full Metal Mommy, Chrissy Howe gives status updates on her Facebook fan page about motherhood that are best example […]