Author Archives: Angie Weatherly

Angie Weatherly

Angie Weatherly is a 31 year old stay-at-home-mom of 4 kids. Her interests include taking pictures of the little stinkers and writing about them.

Kids and Dinner Time Chaos

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Kids and Dinner Chaos

The husband and I don’t get out much. Who in their right mind would volunteer to watch four kids? And God knows we’re too cheap to hire a sitter. We’ve pretty much surmised we’ll not have another grown-up outing until we’re wearing Depends. At least it’s something to look forward to — except the adult […]

In Quest for Peace Mom Builds New Swing Set from Scratch

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As a parent, it’s my responsibility to teach my children about fairness, sharing, and taking turns. At least that’s what that child-rearing book says. But as someone who’s tired of hearing screaming, screeching, and incessant whining, my main concern is silence, no matter what it takes to achieve it, nor who has been denied justice […]

A Good Goldfish Is a Dead Goldfish

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Death is a part of life. Sad, yet true. Four years ago the kids and I bundled up and headed to Wal-Mart, and with great merriment they pressed their faces up against the glass of the goldfish tank, oooing and ahhing at the half-dead offerings before them. I was oooing and ahhing, too, not at […]