• My Kids Are Growing Up, But My Job Definitely Isn't ‘Done'

    23 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    “Mom, what do you do all day?” my seventeen-year-old son Dylan asked me one day last spring as he passed through the kitchen, tossing his cereal bowl - crusted with day-old Frosted Flakes - into the sink.
    “Why do you ask?” I inquired, impressed that his cereal bowl had actually made it to the sink instead of festering in his room, congealing into a green fuzzy mass under his bed.
    “Well,” he continued, “like I know you stayed home to raise us and all, but since I'm going to college next year and Brennan will be sixteen and able to drive himself everywhere, you're kind of done being a...
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