It started innocently enough. I wrote an article, in response to a general request put out by Jill Smokler, founder of Scary Mommy, for something funny about how incredible Kate Middleton looked a mere ten hours after having given birth. I was surprised, and excited, when Jill chose to publish my article, because I knew there were several other submissions as well. That was my ‘high’ for the day,I figured. I headed out to run some errands, and when I came back, I checked the article to see how it was doing. Yes, I’m one of those writers. I check … Read More
Melissa 'The Imp' Charles spends her days Wife-ing to Wolf, Mom-ming to the five homeschooled Minions, and being alpha wench to Bazinga the Wonder Dog. When she's not spinning like a demented pinball from one crisis to the next, you can find her blogging about the chaos of having a large family, and life in general at notastepfordlife.com and anywhere else she can convince them to allow her to write, including Huffington Post and Scary Mommy.