May 30, 2014

Today I rode on a bus with eight two-year-olds. Fortunately, there were teachers and one other parent along for the ride, but it really emphasized to me how glad I only have one two-year-old to watch on a regular basis. It was my first time going on a field trip (as a parent), but I’m…

May 27, 2014

*Not really.   So – I am back at it after a 4-day weekend. A weekend that was filled with chest colds for the whole family. And urine. Lots and lots of urine. I had decided, since Alvie has been using the potty a lot and has expressed an interest in becoming a big boy…

May 19, 2014

I used to do weekly workout goals. I stopped when I was super pregnant, started up briefly again after Alvie was born, but stopped quickly because it was depressing and I was already depressed enough without confronting a weekly fail report. But, I am no longer deep in the throes of post-partum anxiety/depression. I am,…

May 14, 2014

The other night I dreamed that I woke up suddenly because someone sat down on my bed. It was Cat. Now, I think Cat is awesome, and I would love to have her come visit. An entire country separates us, and that is just sad. However, I’m not sure that a surprise wake-up is how…

May 9, 2014

In my journey to Mordor, I am currently 3 miles away from Rivendell. I will get there today so I can spend the night with the elves. I Googled “hot elves” so that I could add in an inspirational picture, but instead, I was a little shocked, a lot horrified, and may need to bleach…

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