Monthly Archives: March 2012

Snake it to me gently

Some days in mommydom make your head spin.  This has been one of those days.  It started benignly enough.  We even made it to her pediatrician appointment without any incident.  The trouble started then.  She hates to be weighed/measured.  I … Continue reading

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Mum’s the Word

Most of my blog topics could be categorized as fairly light-hearted or maybe even humorous.  This time, I’m going to share a worry.  All parents worry – about whether or not their kid will be smart, funny, loved by others … Continue reading

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Trivia Pursuit

I’ve become the world’s biggest nerd. I could win Jeopardy! if there was a category for Bubble Guppies or Team Umizoomi. I’ve been immersed in these shows. Let’s make it a true daily double, Alex. Part of it is the … Continue reading

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Beta-dine

I think we’ve reached a threshold with Stella where it’s gotten nearly impossible to take her out to eat. This goes above and beyond making noise or throwing things on the floor. It’s a function of having a very energetic … Continue reading

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No woman, no cry

I figured since I’ve ranted so much in this forum about not sleeping, I’d post a sleep update.  Essentially, things have gotten better.  A lot better.  I ignored all the cry it out advice, including that from our pediatrician (that’s … Continue reading

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Fire and Gymstone

Given how active Stella is physically, I started looking around at ideas for toddler classes or activities.  I don’t think I’m one of “those” moms, who feel compelled to shove some kind of activity or skill set at their  child … Continue reading

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