10 Days and Counting: The pity party commences

I don’t like it when my husband has to travel for work. So, when he leaves, I often take the opportunity to throw myself a pity party. I like to whine about the evenings that seem to stretch on.  And on.  And ooooonnnnn. Or the weekends playing zone defense against Team “Let’s Drive Mommy Batty.” …

My High-Spirited Girl

She has always been my high-spirited child. And, yes.  That has always been our more politically-correct way of saying she’s all fire and ice. From the moment she came into this world, she made her presence known.  With a vengeance. She was the tiny little bundle that screamed, almost non-stop, for the first four months…

In search of marital equality

I blame it on my math minor.  But the fact is, in my day job, I’m a person that lives by numbers, formulas, and stone cold logic. I like it when things add up.  Life makes sense that way. When I come home, though?  Sometimes, that’s a different story altogether.  As much as I love…

Antler Up

I can’t believe I missed it.  The bloggy event of the year. I’ve been so busy lately, I forgot to enter Taming Insanity’s Antler Up competition. I’m so bummed about this, for several reasons: Besides the prestigious glory of being crowned Antler Queen 2011, the winner also was guaranteed a Starbuck’s gift card.  And with…

The Irony of Vomit

The Irony:  Last week, I was thinking to myself, “I need to take the kids in for their flu shots.”  It had been on my to-do list since earlier in the fall, along with a lot of other items.  But I put it off (like most of the other items on my to-do list), and…

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