Tag Archives: Teen Humor

Welcome to The Wheel of Disappointment

Recently, I’ve decided to start exercising. I’ll bet you already know where this story is headed. Oh sure, I’ve been on this rusty hamster wheel before…always running, running, chasing the elusive weight loss dream.  It’s been an embarrassing amount of … Continue reading


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Travel is a lot of fun until somebody winds up dead in the TSA line.

TSA Lines are so long that…  well, you know. by Cindy Haney This morning on the way to work, I heard a report on the radio that the TSA in our nation’s airports are purposely delaying travelers at check-in and … Continue reading

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May the Bird Force Not Be With Us

by Cindy Haney The other night my family and I were getting dressed to go to dinner to celebrate my husband’s 50th birthday. Just as we were about to leave, Paul opens the front door, and suddenly I hear screeching … Continue reading

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Survival Guide to Last-Minute Christmas Shopping for Working Moms

(Originally published December 18, 2013, edited) It’s that time of year again. Christmas Crunch Time – the most wonderful time of year where overworked and underpaid moms begin to panic at the fact that Christmas is just a few shopping days … Continue reading

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When the Kids are Away, The Parents will, um…. Sleep

When the Kids are Away, The Parents will, um…. Sleep by Cindy Haney Well, there’s a first time for everything, right?  This week is one of those Firsts.  It’s the first time ever that both of my teen-aged daughters went … Continue reading

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Lying to College Admissions Committees is a Valuable Life Skill

Lying to College Admissions Committees is a Valuable Life Skill by Cindy Haney School is finally out for the summer, thank god.  But there will be NO lounging around and doing nothing this summer. No, sir!   There is work to … Continue reading

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I’m Not Always Right. Wait. Yes I am!

I’m Not Always Right. Wait. Yes I am!  by Cindy Haney (A Tribute to All Moms on Mother’s Day) Remember when your mom used to tell you that if you don’t put your stuff up where it belongs, then you’ll never … Continue reading

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