Archive for October 2011

Momma's drinking problem

I have a drinking problem. I waste wine. I waste it. It’s a real problem. I don’t care how cheap the wine is, wasting it is wrong. I have a problem with this. I am ashamed. This is how it usually happens for me. I pour a glass of wine when I’m done with Mom/hausfrau... Read more »

Personal F*&king Space

Personal space; I need it, want it, and am currently not getting enough of it. I can tolerate a certain amount of the in and out of bed nonsense because I understand that kids are strange, needy little space invaders, but there is a limit to what I can stomach before I lose my patience.... Read more »

What was up Mom's A$$ today?

Yesterday when I woke up, I knew it was going to be a drag of a day. The previous evening, I had been to an event with fellow bloggers and I’ll just say it, I GOT SHITFACED! I don’t usually get that way, I hate being drunk. I’m like Jeff Spiccoli in the sense that... Read more »

Connecting the Dots of Down Syndrome

Connecting the dots of Down Syndrome (Trisomy 21)
“You cannot connect the dots looking forward. You can only connect them looking backward. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something; your gut, destiny, life, karma, (or) whatever. Because believing that the dots will somehow connect down the road will give you... Read more »

"Gooble" Parenting

“Look it up!”  I heard this hundreds of times when I was growing up and would ask my parents a question. We had several dictionaries and a row of leather bound encyclopedias that most likely had the answer I needed as a kid in the 1970’s and 80’s. I frequently had my nose in the... Read more »