March 2011

Sampson knew about the power of hair

March 23, 2011

What is it about cutting their hair that stings the heart so much? I know it was time–the curls on top were long and unruly, and he loves to mash his food in his hair to create the perfect crispy birds nest of tangles. It was too hard to comb, and could never be tamed. […]

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It’s not guilt, exactly

March 22, 2011

Today I had to take Jackson to the pediatrician, for what was supposed to be his 18 month vaccines. We didn’t get them done 2 weeks ago when we went because he was all sorts of sick–ear infection, eye infection, sinus infection. So, instead of shots he got a prescription for Amoxicillin and eye drops, […]

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8 Things I Learned At Bloggy Boot Camp

March 21, 2011

Just a sampling of the REAL swag of Bloggy Boot Camp On Saturday, I attended Bloggy Boot Camp here in San Diego. I was nervous, as I usually am when faced with a) a whole bunch of people I don’t know and b) a situation where I’m going to be expected to “talk myself up”. […]

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Learning to use a spoon

March 18, 2011

  I feel like he’s got the wrong idea…

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I hate shopping

March 16, 2011

I’m not a shopper. I don’t enjoy the hunt. I don’t enjoy spending the money. I REALLY don’t enjoy the fitting room. I rarely buy myself clothes or shoes or makeup. Barring trips to Target for random nonsense like lotion or jellybeans (mmm, jellybeans!), shopping for *me* is not something I do often. Of course, […]

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