Glorious, Glorious Day

The first time around, it wasn’t til eight months in that I finally got it back. This time, it took almost ten months! What am I talking about? My period of course!  I’ve had a rough history with my period so while some mamas feel distressed when theirs return after having a kid, I actually …

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Brush Brush 

This, my friends, is a life saver. I don’t know why I didn’t think of it sooner. But electric toothbrush = no work for kids. Ollie just stands there and lets me help him brush. When he’s older, he can do it himself. And the beeps in btwn that signal when to move to another quadrant of …

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Soccer

I always assumed that sports would fall squarely in the Daddy category and I’d be free to busy myself with other (more interesting) activities while they’re out.  In the past few months, Ollie has shown an interest in kicking the ball in the yard so we figured, Hey let’s capitalize on that! I wasn’t super …

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Potty Training, a look back

I’d just like to say, to all the parents who have kids that pee like a normal kid should — i.e. with pants/undies pulled down to the ankle — you guys have it so good! Ollie always needed to take off his pants to pee, from the very beginning. It wasn’t so bad when we were …

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