Our weekend was pretty great. I devoured three episodes of “Call the Midwife” right in a row because who can stop watching sweet babies coming into the world and listening to the lovely way in which British Midwives speak?
Not me. I can’t stop.
“Pant, Pant, Pant, Little [...]
When the man in front of you in the ONLY line open at the grocery store…
(well except for the 10 items or less line)
(but I have 4 boys – I haven’t used that aisle in 15 years)
Some days, like the 1st day of Lent even, one 10-year-old boy picks and pokes and drives the littlest one to that word that falls right before CrAzY in the dictionary. One second more and he’d be completely there. Him totally crazy and his poor mama too. One always finds it funny while [...]
The last time we spoke it was in the wee hours of Saturday morning. I had just purchased myself some tickets for an event in October but even though that is a gazillion days away I was so delighted and excited that I couldn’t fall asleep until it was almost time to get [...]
She sees the announcement blinking right there on her screen – The Allume Conference for bloggers with ladies like Ann Voskamp and Emily Freeman and Amber Haines speaking right there on the stage that would be in front of her. It would be held this [...]
I was an art teacher again today and we made horses. We followed the teacher’s instructions step-by-step. We folded the brown paper and rounded the edges, and from those [...]
I learned today that I’ve been peeling my bananas the wrong way for the last Every. Single. Day. Of. My. Life.
And considering how many monkeys baby boys I’ve raised and how many smoothies I’ve made, that is a lot of bananas. My mom peeled my bananas for the first 5 [...]
Today was Monday. Here’s how I know.
Connor got his head stuck in his sweatshirt so bad that when he finally got it yanked off he threw it in the garbage and asked his teacher to call me for a new one. My voicemail at 8am went something like this, “When [...]
Here is the story of our Saturday told backwards….in pictures.
Because a picture paints a 1000 words and I lost my voice anyway
No, not really, but it was a super great fun day filled with smiling athletes. (with a few nose bleeds along the way…)
- 10 Things I Miss
- Downton Abbey
- fall beauty
- favorite posts
- for Easter
- for Fathers Day
- for Mothers Day
- funny stuff
- Give. It. Forward. Today.
- Jack Bauer
- Photo failures
- Raising Boys
- Special Needs People
- summer camp
- summer fun
- what price freedom
What my readers had to say…
- Kim Witman on Forget the Midwife – Call the Candy Crusher!
- Debbie on Trying not 2 sniff
- Enid Albat on Pajama pants on the middle-aged man in the grocery aisle