Listen. I do NOT have time to blog. Currently there are four children five and under in my home, one of whom has the stomach bug and two of which are in the post-recovery whine time of the virus and have morphed into koala bears. Dare I say the recovery period of the bug is … More Welcome, 2017!
Friday used to be the best day of the week. When I was growing up, in the fall, Friday was game day. My dad was a football coach, so we lived for Friday nights. When I was working, Friday was the only day we were officially allowed to wear jeans to school. I had my … More Swinging in the Wind
A few years ago, on a day that strangely coincides with the birth of our first child, two dear, significant pieces of my identity went MIA, now reverently and fondly referred to as Immune System and Sanity. I’m sure both are being stored for safekeeping in a secure place, along with additional brain cells, half … More Missing: 2014 Antibodies
The nap time rebellion in our house is completely out of control and unwinnable, starting with Trevor telling me at the beginning of the day, “I’m not taking a nap today. And I’m never going night-night again.” Thus, he has instituted a new nap protocol in our home: the reverse nap. It goes like this: T tells … More The Reverse Nap