Monthly Archives: December 2009


So you’re going to be a Boy Mom…

I know that feeling, that excited but scared shitless feeling when the ultrasound tech tells you they see that extra bit of anatomy.View full post »


“Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas”

Really, the most obnoxious, sarcastic, mocking song, which always seemed to come on at perfectly timed moments this week, like whenView full post »


“Supermom” confesses

It’s that time of year again when I get a wild hair up my ass and try to spruce up this place I call a blog. You may have noticed theView full post »


Have a Merry Dyson Christmas and a Happy Vacuuming Year!

The winner, as chosen by this morning, is commenter 945. That means that Lindsey fromView full post »


How we came to know “George” #Best09

We became homeowners about 8 weeks after Kendall was born. You should really never close on a house when your newborn is plagued withView full post »


How I gave birth to my second marathon

“This your first marathon?” I ask the girl to my right. “This is my first and my last,” sheView full post »


I think they’re working.

Timeouts, that is. Or maybe it’s just the combination of focusing on lowering my stress level, his new language explosion (even ifView full post »


Moment of Peace, my #Best09 entry

Silence except the sound of my footsteps, rhythmically pounding in time with the sound of my breathing… heavy at this point, but notView full post »


Tis’ the season for a new vacuum!

Thank you to Mandy from for the button! About a month ago, after another unsuccessful attempt to suckView full post »


O Christmas Tree!

O Christmas Tree! O Christmas Tree! You are not toddler friendly. O Christmas Tree! O Christmas Tree! Your colored lights are taunting. HeView full post »