May 2012

My Mr. Right

May 25, 2012

I always knew I wanted to get married and have kids. As a lifelong nurturer, it was something that I always felt was right for me. But there was never a specific Mr. Right at the end of that wish, no guy I dreamed up in my head who all guys were compared to. There […]

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Things I Am Tired Of

May 23, 2012

being frantically busy at work two year old defiance taxes gas prices my inability to write anything of substance here the disaster that is my skin in the last 2 months seeing untalented hacks get success while talented people languish the phrase “mommy wars” Joffrey’s smug little face dealing with grown up manager stuff at […]

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Note to Younger Me (Mother’s Day)

May 14, 2012

The day began, as it does every day lately, with a little boy standing next to the bed at 6am saying “nice sleeps?” and wanting to crawl in next to us. But being that it was Mother’s Day and I specifically asked to sleep in for “my day”, N.C. took the kid upstairs to watch […]

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To All Moms on Mother’s Day

May 13, 2012

Today, however you celebrate (or don’t), I hope you take a minute to yourself. I hope you take a deep breath, and exhale, and know one thing: You are more than the extra labels that you may be painted with. Take away the words working, stay-at-home, breastfeeding, formula feeding, attachment parenting, helicopter, free range, adoptive, […]

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Breakneck Busy

May 10, 2012

Life seems to be moving at breakneck speed lately, leaving me just trying to hold on until we’re out of this busy period. Which, sadly, leaves me little energy for blogging at the moment (I know, so sad). My brain just seems to crash out at the end of the day… There’s a lot of […]

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