Today at Levi’s 18 month well check up the first words out of our pediatrician’s mouth were, “So 18 months. His only job right now is to be driving you absolutely insane.” This is so so very true. Somehow, seemingly overnight, my little angelic, easy going, sweet Levi metamorphosed into a screaming, whiny, hitting, non-sleeping … Continue reading This, Too, Shall Pass
I have been a mom now for almost 17 months. It’s hard to believe that much time has gone by and at the same time it seems like forever…in a good way, of course. But as I took stock of the last 17 months of my life I realized that some changes I thought would … Continue reading I Got Mommed
The first of October. Starbucks brings back its Pumpkin Spiced latte. Publix assaults your nose with their cinnamon scented broom sticks. And the first hints of crisp air are on the wind…except in Florida. In Florida, it is still 90 degrees outside, your hair will still frizz in about 2 minutes from all of the … Continue reading The Weekly Cookie: Iced Pumpkin
I take my sweets very seriously. There are rules involved in what someone is allowed to bring to my house for dessert. Every Monday I bake a batch of cookies or other bite sized sweet snackage. It’s not because I like baking. (I actually hate baking. It’s way more of an exact science than cooking … Continue reading The Weekly Cookie: Lemon Squares
As parents we get one, maybe two, birthday parties where our kids aren’t quite old enough to express that they really really want a Spongebob themed party and so we get to throw what we would consider to be our ideal kids’ first birthday. Greg and I took full advantage of that this past year … Continue reading Levi’s 1st Birthday
I know I am not the first person to come to the conclusion that people in general, and maybe my generation specifically, has a hard time with commitment. Divorce is consistently on the rise and even cell phone contracts make us shudder sometimes…really 2 whole years….with one cell phone service provider? Oh man. We live … Continue reading Love to the End
I’ve started a new blog. This is it. Welcome. Sorry it’s not pretty yet or even remotely interesting to look at, but my amazing husband, Greg, is busy making this blog look like the coolest thing you have ever laid eyes on….at least the coolest looking blog that spends most of its time chronicling the … Continue reading Did Your Baby Come With a Flow Chart?