Author Archives: Jill

I called Scott from the car this morning. I broke free from the house for just a bit, planned to get myself some lunch and run a few errands while he played video games with the kids. “Hey! Are you sure Kendall didn’t have school today?” “Well, why would he have school on Memorial Day? […]

View full post »

When I first arrived at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital a couple weeks ago, I heard a few employees talking about their “St. Jude Moment” and how they were excited for us to have our “St. Jude Moment.” The best I could guess was it would be this magical moment that would brand itself on […]

View full post »

I mean, generally speaking, we know how this happens. We don’t actually really know how this happened. My best guess is it involved crazy early ovulation & sperm that set up camp in my uterus. So let that be the answer to “Was it planned?” Other answers to questions we’ll be asked: Due Dec. 16th, […]

View full post »

Last Friday I got a thing that’s kinda a big deal to me, and I hesitated blogging about it because I don’t want to come off braggy, but… wait. Nah. I’m gonna brag. Thanks to Annie for the photo! I won Personal Blog Of The Year in the 3rd Annual Iris Awards, an award ceremony […]

View full post »

First, let me just acknowledge that I am usually a little skeeved out by the weird words/terms other people use to refer to their breastmilk- milkies, moomies, bobos, whatever… it’s all weird to me. Except also? Lowell calls it MoMos. So here I am seeing you and understanding that that is a weird thing for […]

View full post »

R.I.P. Bluebonnet Hill. As of today, it’s totally leveled. The developers think a 7-11 is what we need. Never mind that we have a Walmart and a gas station literally across the street. The people need Slurpees, I suppose. A photo posted by Jill Krause (@babyrabies) on Mar 23, 2016 at 6:53pm PDT If you’ve […]

View full post »