• Why Opting Out Of After-School Activities Was The Best Decision Ever

    5 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    In the late days of August this year, I made the mistake of firing up my iPhone as I sat in an Adirondack chair watching my kiddos jump from a picturesque dock into Cayuga Lake. My sense of summer calm quickly drained as I confronted the half a dozen “SIGN UP NOW!!” emails blaring at me from my inbox.
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    So I did what any self-respecting 21st century Mom would do: I panicked.
    I hopped up from my relaxed perch and raced down to...
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