Monthly Archives: January 2010

I know I’ve been talking a lot about poop on here lately, but let me take that subject on a different tangent and talk a little about cloth diapering a toddler. Let me just say that last year we went through some rough patches. It all started around watermelon season near his 1st birthday. The […]

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The conversation  last night went a little something like this… Me: “You know, we really need to get some better beer,” as I guzzle down the last of a can of Budwieser. Scott: “What do you mean, you don’t like Bud now?” Me: “I like it alright, but this is a different time in our […]

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The devastation in Haiti is still on my mind. After making my donation to the Red Cross and following the story of the BRESMA orphans all the way to their arrival, finally, in Pittsburgh, I’m still wondering what else I can do to help. So I immediately jumped at the chance to help Baggino get […]

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Changes are a coming. Yesterday, after a lovely 8 mile family run and a trip to Starbucks where I eternally screwed myself by introducing Kendall to the kid’s hot chocolate, we saw a sign at the entrance of a nearby outdoor mall. It was advertising LOCAL CHEESE, and FRESH BREAD. OMG! A Farmer’s Market! And […]

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It was one of his first words. He’s long since had a deep, passionate love for flowers. He played with them for hours at my mom’s house, amongst the cows and the horses. He climbed over me at each wedding we went to this month to get to the centerpieces for a long, dramatic sniff, […]

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I’ve had my boobs all to myself for 8 months. The marathon is over. Chick Fil-A is up and running. There are chicken biscuits less than 5 minutes from our house. Kendall is nearly two (HOW THE HELL DID THAT HAPPEN?), and I’m becoming entirely too used to getting 8 hours of sleep on a […]

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Not much makes me feel worse as a mom than looking at the EMPTY baby book sitting in our office. It’s a gorgeous book, and it sits blank, silently whispering to me, “you SUCK”. I’ve tried to fill it out, I have. But, as I’m sure you can imagine, it’s really hard to reach into […]

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