Being a Woman
I’ve been slightly tardy about the 3 day part of the Challenge, but since the blogosphere is quite forgiving in that aspect, I decided to chug along with the rest of my quotes. This time I’m completely taken up by Erma Bombeck and there’s none like her when it comes to seeing the lighter side of parenting. I too am a firm believer in the restorative powers of humour. There’ve been so many moments when I’ve felt that the alternatives were either strangling somebody or laughing at the situation. And a good guffaw is almost like a full-throated war cry ; it helps to let out all that pent-up frustration 🙂
When my children were much smaller I have often felt the need for a time-out, more for myself than for them. Even today when both of them are teens, there are times when I feel like blowing a whistle like a referee and sending one of them away with a red card ! Emma has once again summed up the situation with her inimitable sense of humour.
I couldn’t have put it better 🙂
Now comes the part where I nominate 3 bloggers