Oh, to catch some zzzzzz

February 19, 2010

So this week has kind of kicked my ass folks. Actually, scratch that kind of. This week has ROYALLY kicked my ass. Why? Well beyond the missing kitty and the crazy work and the overwhelming stress? Two words. Sleep. Deprivation. (I know, bitching about being tired as a parent, how original. But there’s no brainpower […]

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ControverSunday: TV

February 14, 2010

Perpetua over at Our Lady of Perpetual Breadcrumbs has started a weekly “thing” called ControverSunday, wherein those of us who are interested can all talk about controversial things–we’re starting with parenting stuff for the time being, but may branch out into other topics. This is my attempt at sounding even 1/2 as intelligent as the […]

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Do what now?

January 11, 2010

Being a mom has led to some pretty strange situations already, and I’m only 4 months into this gig. I seriously have found myself in situations, and doing things that I could never even have fathomed 4 months ago. Let me share a few: Spending up to 1 1/2 hours a day with my boobs […]

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The first cut is the deepest

November 25, 2009

Day three of my return to work, and I haven’t cried today–victory! Ok, only sort of. Monday pretty much sucked. I cried getting ready, I cried pulling out of the drive way, I cried on the freeway, and then I spent the rest of the day trying not to cry every time someone asked me […]

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Being a working mom won’t kill me… right?

November 16, 2009

This is my last week on maternity leave–I go back to work next Monday–and I’m all woe is me and boo hoo and I don’t want to leave my baaayyyyybbbbbbeeeee. The last few days I’ll just look at the kid and get all weepy and have to think of things like bills and laundry and […]

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