Sometimes it can be tough getting your child to talk about their day. Instead of asking the mundane question “How was your day?,” try using one of these creative queries. Read more
Momma — who are you talking to?
Oh nobody, just Siri.
Sound familiar? Siri is this virtual member of our family, this unknown robotic woman on our phone that used to completely baffle my kids.
Since Siri entered our lives, I have listened to many ridiculous “Siri-isms” with my family — anything from my kids secretly telling Siri to call their Dad “Rainbow Boo Boo Butt,” to the awesome responses she gives when we are not thrilled with her service. And don’t even get me started on my youngest, who is convinced that Siri is his grandmother (I’m not sure if that’s cute or frightening). Read more
I’m a busy working mom. My daughter is a busy pre-teen kid, and as she grows older, there’s less time snuggling and more time talking. I thought I would be heartbroken when that time came, but the talking is so much fun that I hardly miss it.
I think it’s important to embrace each new stage as it comes along and not dwell too much on the past or how easy it is to miss! Read more