Category: Family

A simple update after a 3(+) year hiatus…

A simple update after a 3(+) year hiatus…

It's been three years (and a bit more) since writing on here. In fact, I couldn't remember my URL for this site and randomly ran across it while cleaning out my Inbox. I'm not sure what else I deleted though because overall, I deleted about 5,000 emails. What can I say except that tidiness and … Continue reading A simple update after a 3(+) year hiatus…

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Natural Childbirth. I NEVER want to do that again.

There seems to be a movement back towards a more natural lifestyle.  Natural foods raised organically, non-genetically modified foods, essential oils instead of antibiotics.  There has even been a movement back towards medication-free child birthing because it is more "natural."  Well, I've had a delivery with an epidural, and then one without.  And let me … Continue reading Natural Childbirth. I NEVER want to do that again.

I just wanted to go to Target.

Getting anywhere on time is impossible.  Let me rephrase.  Getting anywhere is impossible.  Anyone else feel the same?  I see moms walk into library programs late looking a little frazzled.  I hope that they don't think that there is any judgement in my eyes because I get it.  In order to get somewhere I typically … Continue reading I just wanted to go to Target.

45 Simple Things that Make my Children Smile

It has been awhile (about a year!) since I blogged.  I stopped writing since I wasn't feeling the best - I had "morning sickness" all day long.  And then I just got lazy. 🙂 We welcomed our newest addition to our family on 12-12-2012, a joyous occasion!  Josephine is a sweet and easy-going baby, though … Continue reading 45 Simple Things that Make my Children Smile

My love/hate relationship with parenting books

I have a love/hate relationship with parenting books.  I love them because when I pick one up I am hopeful it will hold the solution to whatever problem I am facing at the moment that seems so overwhelming.  And I despise them because they have a way of making you feel like a failure when … Continue reading My love/hate relationship with parenting books