Happiness

I am the Luckiest of All

I was sitting by my daughter, enjoying the moment, when a medley I had made up during the first few months of her life came to my head. I began to sing it to her again: I’m the luckiest mommy in the whole wide world The luckiest mommy in the whole wide world For of all… Continue reading I am the Luckiest of All

Humor

The Poopy Fight

We live in a high rise apartment and have to walk down the hall to the elevator to go out. Pierce typically does his regular dirty diaper duties sometime before we head out each morning. I wrap it in a plastic grocery bag and set it outside the door to throw down the trash shoot on our… Continue reading The Poopy Fight

Humor · Toddlers

What to do With the Cheerios Found in Your Underwear

My little snacker was about to use the bathroom when she noticed a Cheerios which had somehow found its way into her underwear. Before I had time to react she popped it in her mouth. “A Cheerios in my underwear Mom!” “I ate it.”  And to think I used to wash her pacifiers which fell… Continue reading What to do With the Cheerios Found in Your Underwear

Happiness

Welcome to My Messy Home

Never before had I invited a friend over to such an embarrassing mess. We were meeting at a park close to where we both lived. It began to rain. I suggested letting the kids play at the library. It was too far to walk and she did not have a car or carseat with her. I… Continue reading Welcome to My Messy Home

Humor

Me Vs. the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills

Returning from our trip to Los Angeles where we toured the famous Beverly Hills, I jumped on the band wagon for a few weeks, watching The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. I mostly wanted to see if I recognized any of the areas. I quickly realized, however, their life as a “housewife” is much different than… Continue reading Me Vs. the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills

Toddlers

Debunking 12 Myths of the Stay at Home Mom

1. I do not wake up with my husband to make him bacon and eggs and wish him a good day of work. 2. I do not get a thrill out of cleaning my house. 3. I do not spend my days baking cookies and making lemonade. 4. June Cleaver is not my idol, and I do… Continue reading Debunking 12 Myths of the Stay at Home Mom