Category Archives: Baby Fat
I got a catalog selling “Back To School” clothes and backpacks yesterday. And then I went to Target and scored 70% off a newView full post »
As much as I try to stick to daytime working hours the days all 3 kids are in their summer program, nighttime work is inevitable manyView full post »
Every year, every. single. summer. my heart aches a deep, sharp, searing pain for the children who are lost to a tragic accident that takesView full post »
When we decided to put the boys together in Kendall’s room (versus selling this house, buying a new one and trying not to getView full post »
I honestly think I could count on one, maybe two hands the number of times I’ve taken all three kids somewhere by myself (outside ofView full post »
Lowell is in full get-into-all-the-things mode. He’s pulling up on cabinets, pulling things out, trying to climb onto windowsills. HeView full post »
I have a confession to make. When I first started blogging, started really getting to know the sphere of parenting bloggers, and got toView full post »
Let’s get a few facts out of the way first:
1.That is my 10 month old, floating in a pool with an inflatable ring around hisView full post »
I spoke with a car seat brand representative last month, and their pitch was focused on extra measures of safety. A news story was fresh onView full post »
When Lowell, my 10 month old, started pulling up a couple months ago, I realized we didn’t have many toys that he could safely pushView full post »
Yesterday, Mother’s Day, didn’t go very well, and I’m mad.
The kids fought nearly the whole day, the restaurant we choseView full post »
A. Catch a stream of regurgitated breastmilk streaming down your cleavage, headed for your bra and shirt, with your iPhone, and then wipeView full post »
I spent my weekend in Atlanta at the Ritz in Buckhead. On Saturday, I visited the Dry Bar for a blowout and dressed in a long sequined gownView full post »
“How may of you are the parent you thought you’d be before you had kids?”
That’s the question I opened with lastView full post »
Recently, Aden & Anais sent Lowell a box full of soft, muslin goodies, from bibs to blankets and sheets. He’s been snugglingView full post »
We live in Texas. It’s bluebonnet season. I’m a photographer. I have children.
This is inevitable. Bluebonnet pix 2014,View full post »
Just a hefty dose of cute here, nothing more. It’s Friday. Let’s celebrate with a story of a boy and his dog.
It begins with aView full post »
“How do you keep your house so clean?”
I get this a lot, which is highly laughable. While I would say we have managed to keepView full post »
You may have noticed in pictures of Lowell that his right eye looked… gross? Gross. You can say it. It’s okay.
It was gross.
PoorView full post »
Lowell is officially on the move. Fastest little crawler this side of the Rio Grande. Up on all fours, moving with a mission. He reminds meView full post »
10. His hands are fascinating.
9. He is actually a honey badger.
8. He’s trying to figure out how to eat the mattress.
7. He’sView full post »
2 pills. Lexapro this time, not Zoloft.
The anxiety is back, and I’m dealing with it. I have the gift of experience behind me now.View full post »
A friend recently asked me, “What have you learned now that you have 3 kids?” He and his wife are contemplating having theirView full post »
When my kids get home from school, it’s like, stop. SHHHH. Don’t. open. your. mouth.
Not before I can shove some food inView full post »
In How-Is-This-My-Life news, I am going to be the official Guinness World Records Witness for the Great Cloth Diaper Change in Denver thisView full post »
Oh hey there! I’m back from a little break I didn’t intend on taking. Technically, it was spring break here last week. WeView full post »
With our first, everything was new, just for him. Sure, we made some purchases with future kids in mind, and sure, there were hand-me-downsView full post »
As I loaded up my groceries into my cart, the checker at Target did that thing where he just keeps right on scanning the next person inView full post »
The plan was to be living in a bigger house by now. It was to sell this house, and buy or build something with more space. The plan was forView full post »
Once again, for the 2nd year in a row, I was faced with an impossible challenge. I am a judge for the BirthPhotographers.com Image Of TheView full post »
That’s a box of diapers I just packed and addressed to:
The Natural Baby Company
Attn: Giving Diapers Giving Hope
1203 North RouseView full post »
This conversation about my baby’s soul and my mother 6th sense is sponsored by Baby Jack Blankets, which is one of Lowell’sView full post »
It’s my birthday! The big Three Three. I’m making Scott take me out to lunch today where I intend to drink a bloody mary andView full post »
Half a year with this guy. Unbelievable.
Pics taken with my Canon 6D and Sigma 35 1.4 lens. View full post »
“If I get to stay home, the house will always be clean, and I can learn to cook such great food,” I said to Scott at some pointView full post »
This commercial stopped me in my tracks the other night. I stood there, arms full of papers and dirty socks and other bits I was attemptingView full post »