I did it. I created the monster. Not that my daughter is a monster, but the crazed obsession with all things princess is becoming a bit much. When she told me she liked Ariel more than me, I knew it had gone too far. Continue reading “Princess Problems”
Yesterday, I had two of my sisters over our house. It was long overdue, and I was excited. But there was another thing that was long overdue: the cleaning. I had been ignoring my floors and bathroom for over a week (eek!), and you could definitely tell. So, I pretended my daughter was taking a nap as she talked to herself in her crib, put on Breakfast at Tiffany’s (in hindsight, not the ideal choice), and went to it.
I grew up in a house where you clean before company comes over. Like, intensely clean. I have backed off a bit since owning my own place, but floors and bathrooms are a must for me. What I did not take into account this time around was that three kids were about to come over bringing the house total to 5 kids under age 6. You can only imagine… Continue reading “Cleanliness is NOT Next to Godliness”
If I were to write a letter to my pre-baby self about breastfeeding, it would go like this:
Go easy on yourself…because your baby won’t. Continue reading “Breastfeeding…it sucks.”
So, my two year old is getting potty trained. Well, she watches shows like “Go, Potty, Go!”, sings the songs, reads the books, and goes consistently every morning. And that is it. End of interest. Continue reading “In-Training”
Oh empty page, what terrors and wonders do you hold? Do you know how scary it is to put these thoughts that swirl in my mind and heart onto the white of this page? The fear that like a fall leaf, they will wither and die on this cyber-space catches me and holds my fingertips captive. Continue reading “Friends? Circle Yes or No”