Yearly Archives: 2010
My mother raised three children to adulthood, my mother kept all three of us alive, my mother is a more than capable caregiver….View full post »
Sorry for the lack of posts around here this week. I’m on another one of those “vacations,” visiting family, chasing myView full post »
It’s no secret that I’m a huge, huge fan of bumGenius cloth diapers. From the time I saw them while pregnant with Kendall, theyView full post »
The painting is done!
I love, love, love the colors and how it turned out. Scott did such an amazing job. He’s such aView full post »
My husband was out of town for business this last week, as is the case sort of frequently. I usually hold my own alright. I used toView full post »
It’s September 30th, one day away from October, which means Halloween is close enough to get excited about. And I am. I’mView full post »
I have an addiction… to diaper bags… mainly, to Petunia Pickle Bottom diaper bags.
It started with a gorgeous brocadeView full post »
I had every intention of organizing my life digitally, to fit all the details of my appointments, play dates, to-dos and tasks within theView full post »
You might be in the third trimester if you have to employ one of the following techniques to groom your bikini line- 3rd person waxing,View full post »
A.K.A. I’m About To Embark On the Ridiculous and Possibly Unachievable Task of Sewing Nearly Everything For My Baby’s Nursery.View full post »
Without snapping before naptime. I would have made it a whole half a day without losing my shit.
I woke up purposefully positive today, onView full post »
As a one income family, we have a limited budget to work with, that should come as no surprise. I can’t stand to sit around the houseView full post »
He’s spent many hours staring out our front windows over the last 2 years, watching the neighborhood kids run up and down theView full post »
It seems my child is developing quite the imagination. It started innocently enough- pretend snoring while laying on our bed, pretending toView full post »
I am 25 weeks pregnant. 25 weeks! I wish I could explain how different my perception of time is this time around. I guess that parentingView full post »
I’m having a feel-sorry-for-myself day. A day when I can’t help but wonder if I made the right choices, if me staying home wasView full post »
The following is coming from a psychotic, hormonal, emotional, state of rage and annoyance. I acknowledge that I’m being completelyView full post »
This morning I was DE-LIGHTED to see BabySteals.com offering the fantabulous, super-awesome, life saving, colic soothing Miracle BlanketView full post »
I’d been counting down the days until yesterday for months. It was the BIG SHOW, the MAIN EVENT, the SUPER BOWL FOR MOMS… itView full post »
My least favorite part of bringing a new life into this world? Not sure, but naming them is in the running. It goes a little something likeView full post »
“Get used to it now, your life will revolve around pee and poop for most of the foreseeable future. And let me just say, newborn poopView full post »
Despite the fact that the man promised me I would maintain full control over the temperature of the house throughout the duration of theView full post »
In 18 weeks I’m going to have another baby.
In 18 weeks I’m going to be a “mother of 2.”
In 18 weeks my breasts areView full post »
I’ve mentioned here before, and I’ve certainly stated to my friends and family (back before I found out we were having a girl)View full post »
I could use a little reality escape from this heat (by the way, just got back from the pool where we waded around in 90 degree water andView full post »
Allow me to be dramatic.
Like you have a choice. Like you EVER have a choice.
It is so hot here I want to curl up and stuff myself in theView full post »
I just want to get some things down before I forget them next year, mainly for myself, but also for those of you thinking aboutView full post »
Consider this a Tuesday bonus, or an early Wordless Wednesday (although the real Wednesday isn’t looking to be all that wordless if IView full post »
Day 2 of the conference was tough to get going for. The minimal sleep and non-existent naps really caught up to me. So Mandy and I headedView full post »
I’m home! Okay, I say that as if I just walked in the door, but I’ve been here since yesterday evening. However, my brain?View full post »
I had every intention of getting a potty training progress report up for you all before I called it quits for the week on here, butView full post »
As a mother of a 2 year old, when people say things to me like, “Isn’t this such a special time?” or, “These areView full post »
I’ve got another guest post up over at Joanna’s blog, Raising Madison, today. It’s all about what home means to me.View full post »
And getting ready to BRING IT.
All the drama, the boyfriends, the prom dresses, the makeup, the bad hair day meltdowns, the slammed doors,View full post »
Okay, I find it KUH-RAZY that I’m 18 weeks and 1 day pregnant already. What. The. Hell? The second half of this pregnancy is SIMPLYView full post »