Either way, she tries.
In addition to writing the delightful stories on storiesforgrownups.com, she blogs about things that parents find interesting on her blog Sorry, Mom. I didn’t listen. (Sometimes she just uses that site to apologize to her mother.)
If, during any of the podcasts, you hear a rhythmic wheezing sound in the background, rest assured: That is just the family cat. Thai-Thai has a tendency to snore at Lauren’s feet while she is recording (but since the cat is 11 years old and officially retired from all cat duties, she is forgiven.)