Monthly Archives: January 2012

He’s Going To Be TWO!!

You guys. I’m about to be the mother of a 2-year-old boy. This is something I just cannot quite grasp. Sometimes I feel like I just became a mother. I feel like I just had him. I feel like he … Continue reading

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Bits: At Home and Outside Edition.

This weekend we were at home getting things done. (Supposedly.) I did kind of feel like everything that got accomplished meant there were five or six more things to do — but we made little baby steps on a lot … Continue reading

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{Almost} Wordless Wednesday.

What do you do when your child really, really, really wants to throw rocks in a huge lake you don’t have? Probably this. Almost EXACTLY the same, right?! Thought so!

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Mud Boots.

Sometimes Tom gets upset when his most favorite rain boots get mud on them. And so I may say to him, “Oh, Tom, don’t worry!  It’s just mud!” And then sometimes he ignores me and thinks, ‘No way am I … Continue reading

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Bits: Cabin Weekend.

This weekend we went to FDR State Park in Pine Mountain and stayed in a cabin. My parents were also there this weekend, in a cabin where the smoke alarm started alerting them to a dying battery at 2:30 a.m. … Continue reading

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Mini-Van Mama.

When Kev and I got married one of the first major things we did was get rid of my crappy Volkswagen and we bought a Subaru Outback. I love that car. Love it. It’s really the first car I’ve ever … Continue reading

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{Almost} Wordless Wednesday.

Tom’s birthday is coming up in a couple weeks. He’s going to be TWO! Can you believe that? Neither can he. And no matter what I do or say or prompt or bribe he still denies the fact he will … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Rachel!

Happy Birthday to my awesome, honest, beautiful, wonderful, smart, successful, funny, much taller, best friend sister! I love you. (You have my permission to watch Fuzzbucket tonight.)

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Bits: Rachel’s Birthday.

Rachel’s birthday is this week, but we decided to invade her home and make her feed us lunch this weekend to celebrate. Aren’t we nice?! Yeah, I know. Here’s how it looked… Hmmm…I thought I heard some kids in here. … Continue reading

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Single Mom-dom.

I am very, very, VERY lucky that I have an amazing partner to share parenting duties with. He is a great husband and a wonderful father. He helps me all the time. He loves spending time with Tom. And he … Continue reading

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