July 2010

A shy girl walks into a bar

July 15, 2010

I’m thinking of doing something that makes me very, very uncomfortable to even imagine. I’m thinking of going to a blogger meetup, filled with bloggers I’ve never even “spoken” with. Just writing that fills me with a little bit of dread, but here’s the deal. On Monday, there’s a pre-BlogHer get together here in San […]

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Wonderful Wednesdays

July 14, 2010

It’s that time of the week again folks–that’s right, it’s Wonderful Wednesday! This week, I want to try something new for WW. I want to try and turn a few of the things that have been driving me crazy lately on their heads and see if I can find something wonderful in things that have […]

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Baby steps

July 13, 2010

Last night, Jackson took one teensy, tiny step without any help from anyone. Just one before he reached for me, squealing with excitement. Just one little step as my heart leapt out of my chest. He was squealing with delight and I was trying not to cry.

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12 things that irritate me (some more than they should)

July 12, 2010

When radio stations play snippets of a bunch of great songs back to back in an ad–and then don’t play any of those songs. Actually, the snippet thing itself bugs me. Just play the damn songs. When the neighbor children play in my driveway right behind my car. There are TWO open driveways on either […]

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Use mesh food feeder for teething

July 11, 2010

Jackson has been teething, pretty much non-stop, for about 2 months. He’s got 8 teeth, and is cutting at least one more at the moment. It’s pretty much never ending. One day I was looking for a way to help alleviate his pain–he wouldn’t use the teething rings we had, he’s never cared for chewing […]

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