Monthly Archives: September 2010

Wordless: Baby Einstein Trance.

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Dirty, Beer-Drinking Mama.

Erma Bombeck once said, “My theory on housework is, if the item doesn’t multiply, smell, catch fire, or block the refrigerator door, let it be. No one else cares. Why should you?” Word. Before Tom was born, it took me … Continue reading

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Picture Day With Boys.

I am so lucky to have quite a few friends who are talented photographers.  I love, love, love that they are photographers and whether they do it for a living or do it as a hobby — I have no … Continue reading

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Bits: Facebook Edition.

This Bits Of My Weekend blog brought to you by Facebook and old photos I had saved on my computer — because this is what happens when my camera battery dies, then I forget to charge it, then I leave … Continue reading

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Teeth Or PMS?

For the past couple of days Tom hasn’t always been…nice. He has started screaming at me. Apparently he thinks his mother trying to give him a fresh, clean diaper is horrible.  And he tells me by a short, sudden burst … Continue reading

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Things I’ve Learned From Baby Einstein.

Is there a grown-up version of Baby Einstein?  Yes.  It’s called, “You should already know this stuff, dummy.” Unfortunately for Tom, I don’t. We bought a Baby Einstein video for Tom after we were released from the hospital.  He watched … Continue reading

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Ready To Launch.

Tom is ready to crawl. He has been ready to crawl, walk, run, sprint, ride bikes, drive a car, travel the world since he was approximately 1.5 weeks old.  Basically as soon as he was able to think something other … Continue reading

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Bits Of My Weekend: Volume 11.

We had big plans this weekend that I was tremendously excited about.  Namely, going to the 1st birthday party for the daughter of one of my very best friends.  Tom was going to party!  I was going to introduce Tom … Continue reading

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He Is Just A Weird Happy Kid.

Thank all of you for checking in on us and thinking of us! We had our appointment with the surgeon today and he said exactly what we were hoping he’d say — no surgery!  He feels that the umbilical hernia … Continue reading

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Saying No To The No?

Back in my pregnancy days, I read something about raising children that sounded good to me in theory. This is actually kind of shocking since I think I mentioned before that I hardly read anything about having children, instead opting … Continue reading

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