This week should not have been so difficult. It has been busy, but my kids are still in summer camp, and it’s their last week of camp, so I should be enjoying every minute of peace that I get in the mornings while they are there. … More The Breaking Point of Summer
Earlier this week I submitted the receipts for my kids’ summer camp to the dependent care spending account. Today I got back a denial letter saying that the camp was too “educational” in nature. What the hell?! I had to submit a lot of paperwork in my appeal packet that had to include the original … More Summer camp was too educational. Really?
At the end of May 2014 I had quit my job. I had always had a job since high school. It was a very strange feeling. I was planning to look for a part-time job after spending the summer with my kids, but I was also terrified of not being employed. The summer with my … More Catching Up Part 4: Staying Home