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Today, Sons Are Easier

Today, Sons Are Easier
by Gina Valley

I have 4 sons and 3 daughters.

At least I think I do.

When they move fast it’s hard to tell. Sometimes, it seems like a lot more.

Humor Funny Humorous Family Life Love Laugh Laughter Parenting Mom Moms Dad Dads Parenting Child Kid Kids Children Son Sons Daughter Daughters Brother Brothers Sister Sisters Grandparent Grandma Grandpa Grandparents Grandfather Grandmother Parenting Gina Valley Today, Sons Are EasierAs the leader of a pack, I’m frequently asked which is harder to parent, sons or daughters. My answer is always “day” dependent.

“It depends on the day.”

Today,

A Day At The Beach Is No Day At The Beach!!!

A Day At The Beach Is No Day At The Beach!!!
by Gina Valley

Some people travel to the seashore to breathe in the salt air. Some, to watch the majestic waves crash onto the shore. Others, to relax on the warm sand.

We go to the beach so our kids will have a new place to whine.

Humor Funny Humorous Family Life Love Laugh Laughter Parenting Mom Moms Dad Dads Parenting Child Kid Kids Children Son Sons Daughter Daughters Brother Brothers Sister Sisters Grandparent Grandma Grandpa Grandparents Grandfather Grandmother Parenting Gina Valley A Day At The Beach Is No Day At The Beach!!!These same children who have been whining about wanting to go the beach every day since we left there last week,

How To TOTALLY Over Do It!!!…Gina’s Favorites

How To TOTALLY Over Do It!!!…Gina’s Favorites
by Gina Valley

Slurpee Day is a big deal around here.

Every July 11th (you know, 7-11) all the 7-11 stores in our neck of the woods celebrate their anniversary by giving away free Slurpees.

We never miss it.

Humor Funny Humorous Family Life Love Laugh Laughter Parenting Mom Moms Dad Dads Parenting Child Kid Kids Children Son Sons Daughter Daughters Brother Brothers Sister Sisters Grandparent Grandma Grandpa Grandparents Grandfather Grandmother Parenting Gina Valley How To TOTALLY Over Do It...Gina's Favorites Quest AdventuresIt’s not like we couldn’t go get a Slurpee any day. They’re very inexpensive. But,

Top 10 Things I Did NOT Know About Parenting

Top 10 Things I Did NOT Know About Parenting
by Gina Valley

They don’t tell you a lot about parenting before you join the cult.

People joke a bit about losing most of your sleep while your child is an infant, and all of it when your child becomes a teen.

Humor Funny Humorous Family Life Love Laugh Laughter Parenting Mom Moms Dad Dads Parenting Child Kid Kids Children Son Sons Daughter Daughters Brother Brothers Sister Sisters Grandparent Grandma Grandpa Grandparents Grandfather Grandmother Parenting Gina Valley Top 10 Things I Did NOT Know About Parenting

They point out the baby fat they’re still carrying from their now 264 month old child.

When EVERY Day Is Take Your Kids To Work Day

When EVERY Day Is Take Your Kids To Work Day
by Gina Valley

I got a call from Kelly, a former office mate. She told me that she’s considering taking a flex time position, and she was wondering if my productivity had changed since I made the jump to working from home fulltime.

I laughed and laughed and laughed. She’s such a kidder.

Humor Funny Humorous Family Life Love Laugh Laughter Parenting Mom Moms Dad Dads Parenting Child Kid Kids Children Son Sons Daughter Daughters Brother Brothers Sister Sisters Grandparent Grandma Grandpa Grandparents Grandfather Grandmother Parenting Gina Valley When EVERY Day Is Take Your Kids To Work Day

Turns out she wasn’t kidding.

Will Our Kids Fit In That Suitcase?…Gina’s Favorites

Will Our Kids Fit In That Suitcase?…Gina’s Favorites
by Gina Valley
The rule in our home is: no throwing or bouncing balls inside. Two of my boys got new baseball mitts this week, and have conveniently “forgotten” that rule about a million times so far. Casualties up until this point have included 2 table lamps, a ceiling fan, and their frog’s aquarium. 
In honor of all their unsanctioned throwing, I picked my Did We Put The Kids In The Carry-On?