Monthly Archives: December 2012

Mule-Tide Carols

Yesterday the holiday season officially ended at our house.  What about New Years, you say?  Who cares?  Will and I (together) have never been big celebrators of that.  Once upon a time, I always felt compelled to go “do something” … Continue reading

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They Joy of X (-men)

I’ve had this one in the can for a little while, but it seems even more relevant since the ultrasound I just had.  Due to my age, they start weekly US on me at roughly 32 weeks.  Since the holidays have … Continue reading

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Box of Issues

Now that Xmas is over with, there is time to sit and reflect.  As one would expect with a toddler/preschooler, it was a very different year.  There were some things that were very trying and some things that will make … Continue reading

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Eyes Wide Shut In

Note:  I have a fun (to me) massive Xmas post but as I’m at the office a.k.a. the Cellular Bowels of Hell, I’m unable to email myself the pictures I want to include.  Stay tuned for that one. One of … Continue reading

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Give and Let Live

I recently was nominated for a Liebster award, meaning that at least one other blogger out there felt what I spew forth into the world is a bit amusing or worth a read.  As part of being nominated, one is … Continue reading

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He Nose When You Are Sleeping

I think I’ve mentioned that I’m a retail widow this time of year.  My poor husband is currently in the throes of holiday madness and has been for weeks.  While the end is in sight, he’s pretty worn out at … Continue reading

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Eggs Over. Easy.

Note:  Not really a funny blog.  Just one in which I try to wrap my  head around stuff. As the cool kids would say, “shit’s getting real” around here.  I had my latest OB appointment recently and it’s official:  BY … Continue reading

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A Letter to St. Nick Jr.

Dear Sir/Madam, I’ve written before about your choices in programming and the endless reruns of my kid’s favorite cartoons.  I was really depressed that your animators and writers couldn’t manage to come up with another Halloween or Xmas Bubble Guppies.  I’m even … Continue reading

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Joy to the Girl

This whole Xmas season so far has been simply magnificent.  All of the stress, the lack of sleep, the poop in the tub, the tantrums – all worth it after experiencing the past couple of weeks.  In all honesty, Stella’s … Continue reading

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Ostrich-ized

I’ve gotten to where I can’t take it.  I am disgusted with myself as I generally feel loads of contempt for those who choose to be willfully ignorant.  Now, I am willfully among that population.  Once upon a time, I … Continue reading

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