So how can I explain to my children that we decided it’s not Columbus Day anymore? Well, it’s much easier than explaining to them why we’ve long celebrated a loser and perpetrator of genocide.
Jessica Falconer is a school social worker who lives in Belfast, Maine with her two feral children, ages three and six, her relatively tolerant but grumpy husband, and the neurotic family dog. She is wicked blunt and slightly crazy with a sense of humor that gets on some people’s nerves. Parenting is her most difficult challenge yet and she hopes desperately to survive.Follow @FalconerinMaine