Okay, I think we can safely say that my birthday week extravaganza is officially over. Between all the yummy cupcakes, chocolate chip pancakes, mani-pedi, gab sessions with good friends, chocolate chip cookie cake, burgers, fried chicken and waffles, beer, truffles and then an entire child-free day that the Husband planned for me today (in conjunction […]
Nothing says “it’s your birthday” like tacos, Prosecco, cupcakes…and puking all over yourself. Wait. That last part was the Threenager, not me.
It’s the long weekend, here in Canada. Victoria Day weekend, or May 2-4. Yay! This means two things for us, here: we are getting mighty close to my birthday (sometimes my birthday actually falls on this weekend, which is kind of awesome), so cake and parties are a big topic of conversation; and it’s generally […]
Happy Mother’s Day! I’m looking with pride at my very first paper flower Mother’s Day gift, from the Threenager. You know you’ve made it as a parent when you get one of these. Am I right? This week is a special edition of Things Overheard, one that includes a whole bunch of quotes from the […]
Not too long ago, a fellow writer wrote a beautiful, touching piece called, “Today, Mommy is Sad.” It made me tear up, because it took me back to when I was pregnant for the second time and struggling to deal with my conflicting emotions. Today is a different story.
I am getting later and later with these weekly installments, aren’t I? Maybe you’ve been complaining, but I haven’t heard you with my face buried in a jar of homemade coconut butter. Seriously one of the best tasting treats on the planet. The problem is that I’ve been (possibly) overindulging in this treat recently. Yes, […]
Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. This has been a fucking long week. I feel like I spent a lot of time in front my computer, hitting “refresh” and watching the Scary Mommy share numbers go up. That was exciting, but let me tell you, being an internet sensation (does nearly 100,000 shares count as going […]
I bet you’ve been wondering where these were! Well, I was a little slow getting started today, because little baby C decided that he wanted to wake up for the day at 2am. Then it took me 90 minutes to get him back asleep. Then he woke again, for good this time, at 6:15. Total […]