November 2013

Ask the Internet: What the Heck Do I Buy My Kid? Edition

November 25, 2013

For once, Jackson is proving to be sort of difficult for me to figure out Christmas gifts for. So I’m going to throw a few questions out there to you guys, since I know your brains work better than mine do! So, some specific questions: 1. What are some of your favorite book recommendations for […]

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Bring Back the Words Prompts & Link Up: Week 24

November 24, 2013

Well, in the end it wasn’t the 5:30 bedtime or the 6pm nap that did us in, but instead the 8:30 cough-barf, and the midnight, 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5:30 coughing fits that pushed us over the edge. Poor kiddo, definitely, but also MAN the grown ups are tired now. I feel hung over […]

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A 6pm nap? Sure, that won’t end horribly for everyone.

November 23, 2013

It is 6:15 as I start writing this. Jackson went to bed at 5:30. N.C. fell asleep on the couch at 5:40. The dog & the cat are both asleep too, but those don’t have quite the potential to screw with my personal schedule, so besides noting that I am the only living thing in […]

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Some Rambling About the Weekend

November 22, 2013

I’ve been working from home this week, and Jackson has been home sick for 3 days, and it’s been raining so we’ve all been stuck in the house. I’m fairly certain that 3 days of close quarters in this situation is probably pushing the limits of how much time we should spend together without SOME […]

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Peace and Quiet Through the White Noise

November 21, 2013

It’s raining right now. I can hear the pitter pattery sounds of rain falling on the balcony, along with the glugglugglug sounds of water going through the gutter & down the downspouts, plus the splishsplash sounds as cars drive through puddles on the street outside. It is noisy, in a quiet way, in a way […]

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