Archive for February 2014

On never being enough

I wasn’t sure if I really felt like writing tonight. I feel like I’ve been writing and posting a lot more than usual lately and that has kind of left me feeling conflicted. Should I really be selfishly be spending time in front of the computer tonight? Do people even want to read another blog? Are there... Read more »

Donna Day 2014 - Raising Awareness For Childhood Cancer

Donna Day 2014 - Raising Awareness For Childhood Cancer
Some things are hard to read. Some things are so incredibly hard to read that I don’t even read them because if I read them they would be real, they would have happened to someone and they would be the truth. I am the mom of two happy and healthy boys. I want to keep... Read more »

I Totally Want To Be My Husband

Sometimes I wish I was the dad in this house. Yes, I’m serious. But before you get all “here she goes on one of those men have it soooo easy tangents” on me…just hold on a second and hear me out. This is not going to be one of those things you read where the... Read more »
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Dear Life...I think we need to talk

Dear Life...I think we need to talk
Dear Life, We seem to have a little problem here, you and I. You see, tonight I had date that required me to bring a birth certificate and some proofs of residency to this really big school down the street from me where I am going to be receiving all of the information I need... Read more »

The winter when Facebook was almost dead to me

I just almost broke up with Facebook for the 397th time. Not the 397th time ever…the 397th time this winter.  Ok ok, so Facebook is your own platform and you are totally free to bitch and moan or brag and boast about whatever you choose. Just because it might not be my cup of tea, doesn’t mean it’s... Read more »

12 things never to say to a pregnant chick

Pregnant women are tricky. I don’t even think that one needs much explanation. They are tricky. They are happy, sad, scared, hungry, fearful of getting too fat, totally exhausted and super excited human incubators who can’t decide if they love you or hate you. I take that back, they totally know if they love you... Read more »
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A little bit of gratitude from a little bit of sorrow

A couple of weeks ago, on one of the days when the boys and their dad were home from school AGAIN, Ben blurted out that he didn’t want to get old. It was a random moment and a random comment and they really didn’t talk about it much seeing as how Blake was in the... Read more »

Throwback Thursday - The things I didn't expect to hear and never thought I would say

For the last couple of weeks, my 20 month old has been happily walking around my house saying “bitch!” He points and smiles and gets all excited and just keeps repeating himself… “Bitch, bitch, bitch, bitch, bitch.” Turns out, he can’t say “garbage.” And if you know anything about my boys at all, you know... Read more »

Before we had kids we were really good at us

Before we had kids we were really good at us
I’m a mom. It is who and what I am now. I am Mom. I wipe noses, butts and tears. I hold hands in parking lots and tie shoes in every aisle of the grocery store. I pick up toys, step on toys, pick up toys and yell at toys. I make dinner, pick dinner... Read more »
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