October 2011

Happy Halloween!

October 31, 2011

This is the first year that we’ve tried to do anything for Halloween with Jackson. (While he made an adorable skeleton, we really just laid him on the sofa in these skeleton ‘jams). But this year, we thought he’d be ready for some of the fun. (Plus? We’re always looking for ways to occupy him […]

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What Happened to Compassion?

October 28, 2011

Heads up folks. This post talks about a few disturbing things I saw this week. I’ve tried REALLY hard to keep the graphic pieces out and just talk about the events, but I’m still talking about death of both animals and kids. I’ll completely understand if those are triggers for you or if you just […]

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Pumpkin Picking

October 26, 2011

And this one is mine. And this one. And that one over there. And I’ll just sit on this one to keep it safe. Oooh, how about THIS one?

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What I Learned This Weekend

October 24, 2011

I am more likely to clean if someone is coming over who might judge me. On a related note, it’s AMAZING how much you can get cleaned in an hour if you have to. My child REALLY needs at least two massive sessions of physical activity a day to not be a total pill. Oh, […]

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Try, Try, Try Again

October 20, 2011

The kid has been showing some signs of the terrible two’s lately. There is much boundary pushing, much tantrum-ing, much hitting (to my chagrin), much wearing-out of his parents. Not that there’s not adorableness and fun and hysterical too, but some days, MAN is two filled with jerkiness. We all end up frustrated sometimes, my […]

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