When A Costume Fights A Condition

There are the overwhelming days. The days where you wonder how you're going to make it to nap time, and then nap time comes, but the nappers are on strike. Then, after fake nap time you remember to do three things when you really should have done eight. The days where you have to call the Doctor, the … Continue reading When A Costume Fights A Condition

My Kid Looks Like Rocky and Other Confessions

It's easy to be proud when everything is sunshine, rainbows, pots of gold and Lucky Charms.  When your children are behaving and your baby is sleeping and your mother cleaned your house and you've had a decent amount of sleep.  I was feeling pretty good about having three kids.I felt like everything was working and … Continue reading My Kid Looks Like Rocky and Other Confessions

Today I Sweat, I Waffle, I Think About How Much I Love the Word ‘Waffle’

What is Summer?Meditative babiesHide-outs made of CedarParties at the park...and swimming pool fever!Happy Summer! It's 100 degrees over here. Send help. Or ice cream. What's your favorite part of Summer? It's so hard for me to choose...I'm leaning towards Air Conditioning right now, but I waffle between that and BBQs with homemade ice cream...and bubbles. … Continue reading Today I Sweat, I Waffle, I Think About How Much I Love the Word ‘Waffle’

Orange Juice And Other Painful Matters

It's how the orange feels when it's being pressed against the juicer.I am a small person, with a thin skin, and I don't like to be pressed. But is there any other way to make orange juice besides squeezing the orange?I avoid the hospital, for various reasons. The gowns, the smells, the medication, the monitors, … Continue reading Orange Juice And Other Painful Matters