Monthly Archives: May 2010

Getting Slapped By 4 Months Of Not Sleeping.

I love sleep.  My love affair with sleep began my sophomore year of college.  Before then, I always woke up early.  As a child at sleepovers, I would always take a book with me because I would wake up just … Continue reading

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Boring Ol’ Play Mat.

I think Tom may be getting bored with his play mat.  And really, it is totally boring.  Tons of bright colors?  Lots of toys that make noise hanging in your face?  A multi-colored blinking star?  That also plays loud music?  … Continue reading

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Cousins Conversating.

Matilda:  Hey good lookin’ I can teach you a thing or two.  For instance, this is how you stand up and pose! Tom:  Cool. Tom:  I can teach you something too.   Do you know how to do this?  I’m grabbing … Continue reading

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That’s Not A To-Do List.

I’m on to you.  That’s an “I-don’t-want-baby-duty” list. Kev and I rarely have had any type of issue surrounding baby duty.  This is mainly because we are both so completely in love with our little man that usually the fight … Continue reading

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Hello, My Name Is Kate And I Am 80.

I am physically falling apart – just like all those nipples I wrote about last week.  Actually, I guess I just told you about the one busted nipple but since then, four others split so I’m thinking they expire after … Continue reading

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Drowning In Formula.

After I picked up Tom from daycare yesterday we hung out on the back porch for a while so we could watch Huck chase a chipmunk up a tree (Which I didn’t know they could do but Tom did.  He … Continue reading

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Bumbo Problems.

“Mom, could you put that camera down and maybe…I don’t know…wipe all this drool off my face?!” “Also, I think I need a bath.” “I really want to punch someone!” “Just kidding, Mom.  I love you.  You’re the best mom … Continue reading

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The Eyes Have It.

Kevin got Lasik surgery on Friday.  The good news?  It worked!  The bad news?  Kevin has been getting mocked by me for days. Of course, that first day I was sweet.  I read all the instructions on what meds and … Continue reading

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Bragging On My Baby.

Tom has only been in school for a week and he can already spell and do craft projects.  Clearly, he is the genius we suspected.

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My Life As Tom’s Mom So Far.

In honor of my first Mother’s Day I am recapping my life as Tom’s mom so far!  I have learned a lot in the past three months — like I can function without sleep, that I am suddenly a person … Continue reading

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