Melanie Dale

Melanie Dale

www.unexpected.org
Georgia, USA / Adores sci-fi and superheroes. Terrified of Pinterest. Author of Women Are Scary: The Totally Awkward Adventure of Finding Mom Friends (Zondervan 2015).
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Anyone else made the mistake of thinking school supply shopping would be fun?  I remember my love of school supplies, picking out a fresh Trapper Keeper, hearing the satisfying rip of the brand new Velcro.  Pencils, pens, crayons, and maybe they’d specify what size pack. 1980s school supply shopping was a quick run to one store and deciding whether you wanted the kitten Trapper Keeper or the rainbow one. Last week I looked up my children’s supply lists online and realized my naivety.

Has anyone else made the mistake of thinking school supply shopping would be fun? I hustled to the store to find empty shelves and nary a of crayons

Dating for Moms - Did you know there are bases? Just like the other kind of dating, there are bases moms reach in their relationships with other moms. You're not alone!

Dating for Moms - Did you know there are bases? Just like the other kind of dating, there are bases moms reach in their relationships with other moms. This is pretty hilarious.

Women Are Scary - The Totally Awkward Adventure of Finding Mom Friends - by Melanie Dale at unexpected.org - Releases March 2015 but preorder your copy now to get special preorder bonuses!

Women Are Scary - The Totally Awkward Adventure of Finding Mom Friends - by Melanie Dale

Remember the internet before people discovered essential oils? Me neither. Apparently oils can save us from paper cuts, bad trips to the hair stylist, excessive armpit hair, and the entire spectrum of herpes. Sign me up.

Remember the internet before people discovered essential oils? Apparently oils can save us from paper cuts, bad trips to the hair stylist, excessive armpit hair, and the entire spectrum of herpes.

Do you know the two most powerful words in a relationship? Two simple words can draw people together. Knowing you're not alone can make all the difference in the world.

Do you know the two most powerful words in a relationship? Two simple words can draw people together. Knowing you're not alone can make all the difference in the world.

You were friends, you trusted her with pieces of yourself, you shared feelings and opinions and struggles in confidence, and then she turned on you. If you've ever been burned by a friend, you'll want to read this!

When You've Been Burned by a Friend - unexpected

As a mom of three, two adopted internationally, I get a lot of questions about adopting our girls. Your experience is probably different than mine, but in an attempt to answer some of the questions we’ve received, here are my top 10 things you need to know before adopting internationally.

Your experience is probably different than mine, but in an attempt to be useful, here are my top 10 things you need to know before adopting internationally.

Anyone else made the mistake of thinking school supply shopping would be fun?  I remember my love of school supplies, picking out a fresh Trapper Keeper, hearing the satisfying rip of the brand new Velcro.  Pencils, pens, crayons, and maybe they’d specify what size pack. 1980s school supply shopping was a quick run to one store and deciding whether you wanted the kitten Trapper Keeper or the rainbow one. Last week I looked up my children’s supply lists online and realized my naivety.

Has anyone else made the mistake of thinking school supply shopping would be fun? I hustled to the store to find empty shelves and nary a of crayons

8 Rules for Re-Wearing Clothes - What's okay and what's not? Think it's gross to wear clothes over again before washing? Here's some guidelines to help you along as we all vow to do a little less laundry.

8 Rules for Re-Wearing Clothes - What's okay and what's not? Think it's gross to wear clothes over again before washing? Here's some guidelines to help you along as we all vow to do a little less laundry.

Anyone else made the mistake of thinking school supply shopping would be fun?  I remember my love of school supplies, picking out a fresh Trapper Keeper, hearing the satisfying rip of the brand new Velcro.  Pencils, pens, crayons, and maybe they’d specify what size pack. 1980s school supply shopping was a quick run to one store and deciding whether you wanted the kitten Trapper Keeper or the rainbow one. Last week I looked up my children’s supply lists online and realized my naivety.

Has anyone else made the mistake of thinking school supply shopping would be fun? I hustled to the store to find empty shelves and nary a of crayons

Dating for Moms - Did you know there are bases? Just like the other kind of dating, there are bases moms reach in their relationships with other moms. You're not alone!

Dating for Moms - Did you know there are bases? Just like the other kind of dating, there are bases moms reach in their relationships with other moms. This is pretty hilarious.

Women Are Scary - The Totally Awkward Adventure of Finding Mom Friends - by Melanie Dale at unexpected.org - Releases March 2015 but preorder your copy now to get special preorder bonuses!

Women Are Scary - The Totally Awkward Adventure of Finding Mom Friends - by Melanie Dale

Remember the internet before people discovered essential oils? Me neither. Apparently oils can save us from paper cuts, bad trips to the hair stylist, excessive armpit hair, and the entire spectrum of herpes. Sign me up.

Remember the internet before people discovered essential oils? Apparently oils can save us from paper cuts, bad trips to the hair stylist, excessive armpit hair, and the entire spectrum of herpes.