Tag Archives: motherhood

Cat On a Wet Tin Roof

I’ve had it with the bathroom.  In addition to the usual trials of potty training – and man, did I underestimate what a long and drawn-out nightmare that would be – it seems like strange and unfortunate things keep happening … Continue reading

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Babble of the Sexes

When you live with another person, there will be face-palm moments.  It’s natural.  And pop culture and psychology/evolutionary biology shelves are full of texts talking about the cognitive and behavioral differences in the sexes.  I’ve read some of those and … Continue reading

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The Wind In My Sales

I woke up Wednesday with a crazy thought in my head:  why not take one more week of maternity leave?  I mean, I can take up to 12.  Sure, I’ve had crazy days with the kids, and I’ve bitched and … Continue reading

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Fight For Your Right to Potty

Warning:  This is one of those emails where I rant.  Sorry.  Skip it if you want.  I just need to get some of this out of my system.  And I do know that every single parent (almost) has to deal … Continue reading

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Double Felix

Monday is going to be a big sort of day.  For starters, it will mark the beginning of my last week on maternity leave.  Secondly, Felix will be attending his 2 month check-up.  I will also be picking up Stella’s … Continue reading

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Breast-capades

Crispi and I attempted a field trip with the kids to the mall the other day.  I still get kind of worn out pretty quick, so we figured the mall on a Monday afternoon would be reasonable;  it’s close, it’s … Continue reading

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Getting Used Two You

So the adjustment continues.  (As a matter of fact, as I typed this, Felix was asleep against my chest with his butt propped up on our Boppy pillow.  Where there’s a blog, there’s a way, I suppose.)   My post-partum issues … Continue reading

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There’s an App(aratus) For That

So y’all had to know this blog was coming at some point.  I guess it’s time to discuss the Apparatus.  I’ve already talked about some of the differences between Felix and his sister with respect to the stinkiness of diapers and … Continue reading

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Oh Say Can You Three?

I got my wish Saturday and we took Stella to the zoo as our final family outing just the 3 of us.  We have an annual membership to our local zoo, so we go fairly often.  Still, we hadn’t gone for a … 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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