Monthly Archives: November 2011
This Elf On The Shelf thing, have you heard of it? My mom says she had an Elf that watched her and her sisters before Christmas growing up,View full post »
He was supposed to be taking a nap in our room. I put him in our room because I didn’t want him to wake up his baby sister. It was anView full post »
It’s the MOST wonderful tiiiimme of the yeeear!
You know, the time of the year when we make our life one million times harder byView full post »
I was a busy picture taking elf this weekend.
Oh yeah, I took that!
And this one…
And those aren’t even theView full post »
“You only had kids so we could DO YOUR DISHES!”
I’m pretty sure I shouted that at my parents at least a few timesView full post »
I am thrilled to be one of the very first to help Rockin’ Green Cloth Diaper Detergent help announce this year’s LIMITEDView full post »
Now that Leyna is pulling up and crawling, chasing after her perpetually-in-motion big brother, she is trending moreView full post »
Ever heard of green bean bundles? We hadn’t either until my dad met his ex-girlfriend. This was *her* recipe. And while she didn’t lastView full post »
Here’s some love for the folks who are helping me stash Christmas money away this month. A huge thanks to my sponsors for November!View full post »
I got to go to an event this week in Dallas where we talked a little about how video games affect kids, specifically girls.
It wasView full post »
First, I want to thank all of you who have been beyond supportive since I told you all about my postpartum anxiety diagnosis last week. YouView full post »
We’re all still sick over here, sharing germs, and cups and snot. Family bonding at it’s finest. I’m on tissue patrol, inView full post »
I don’t have a time machine.
When I show you this picture, you’re going to be convinced I hoped on board myView full post »
Dear father in Roanoke, TX who forgot his 6 month old in the parking lot of Dominos,
When my son was 8 weeks old, we drove to Texas fromView full post »
Especially if you’re a mom with a camera, or a mom with a laptop, or a mom who wants a stylish and very multi-purpose diaper bag, IView full post »
Last weekend, we were invited to a royal feast. We ate “baby dragons” and “dragon toes” with our bare hands. WeView full post »
I took a sick day today because my mom came in town to watch the kids and my body was like, “YAY! This is the BEST time to get SICK.View full post »
This is normal…
I told myself.
All mothers worry…
I convinced myself.
I’ll get through this…
I’mView full post »
I know I tend to be a bit dramatic from time to time, exaggerate a little every now and then, but I am not stretching at all when I sayView full post »
Hitting you all up with some more in my Mommy Truths series today. I am loving all the guest submissions I’ve been getting! I wish IView full post »
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I asked for help yesterday, and I got it! My inbox is filling with hilarity. I would say 90% (really, not an exaggeration) of the MommyView full post »
So, you know I’ve been working on a book… for, like, 2 years. I mean, not always working on it for 2 years. More like I reallyView full post »
Listen, just because it’s November, doesn’t mean I support putting Christmas trees up this weekend or decking your halls justView full post »
Hope you had a Happy Halloween!
My little pirate and parrot sure did.
Leyna rocked her No-Sew Parrot costume and Kendall’sView full post »