• What Happened When I Stopped Making Meals For My Family

    30 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    Drastic behaviors call for drastic measures. My children's reactions ranged from “Oh no you didn't!” to “What does this mean?” as they stared dumbfounded at the sign posted on our refrigerator. Observing the sheer chaos I had caused, I relished the pleasure of liberation.
    Kristen Downs
    While I have fantasized about posting a sign saying Mom's Left for the Pacific Crest Trail or Mom's on an Eat-Pray-Love International Adventure - carrying nothing more than a backpack and none of the worries that accompany parenthood - that was not the sign I posted that day. Who hasn't dreamt of escape?...
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