Today was not only AJR's last day of school for the summer, it also marked the last day of school EVER at his current school. We said our goodbyes to the teachers and staff we have loved for so long and I'll be damned if it doesn't feel a little bit like a break-up. A … Continue reading Saying Goodbye
You may have noticed but I am obsessed with my children's sleep. I've only been blogging for two years but I venture to say that roughly 30% of my posts are sleep related. I can't help it. Sleep affects EVERYTHING. My mood, the kids' mood, the cleanliness of our house, the amount of online shopping … Continue reading Nap No More?
It's been two years since I posted the original "I Want to Be a Dad" post in honor of Father's Day. In the last two years our kids have grown and so have the reasons why I am jealous of my husband and dads everywhere. Obligatory caveat & schmoopy warning so I don't look like … Continue reading Part II: I Want To Be a Dad
It is virtually impossible for me to have a conversation with another adult if my kids are around. Like a moth to a flame, they are drawn in by this rarely-seen interaction that doesn't involve or revolve around them. I dread having to make phone calls if they're in the immediate vicinity. It doesn't matter … Continue reading Why Mom Can’t Talk To Other Adults