I found more than I was ready for while helping my son organize his room. Come read all about it in The Notebook on Mamalode. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – […]
Remember how serious you were about registering for gifts before your wedding? Like, actually touching various towels and pondering china patterns for hours? At your bridal shower and after the wedding, you slowly opened each fragile, expensive, painstakingly selected gift and thought to yourself: Yes! I made exactly the right choice, and will use this […]
Were you surprised by parenthood? I sure was. The things I done. The feelings I’ve had. Today you can find me writing about those surprises HERE on Mamalode.com. Please come on by!
You will find a spoon in the utensil drawer that has obviously been licked ‘clean’ by a child and stuck in there. You will pretend this is the only time it has ever happened. You will say terrible things to those you love the most, like “Santa just saw you hit your sister!” and “Get […]
Earlier this week I was sipping my latte, checking Facebook on my phone, and shushing my two kids who audibly moan while eating petite vanilla scones, when an 8-months-pregnant vision walked in with her mom and son. The contrast between her loveliness at that stage of pregnancy and what I experienced was…shocking. Other than being […]
It was a beautiful, sunny spring day. The birds were chirping. We had no place to be. I was sipping coffee, watching my kids laugh and play in the driveway. Which made it the perfect opportunity to call my first grader a jerk. Let me back up. Bullying makes my blood boil. A year ago […]
Some days my alternative energy source includes coffee beans and our favorite Extra Terrestrial’s candy. Today’s turning out to be one of those days. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Welcome to Let Me Start By Saying… Read All About Kim, Do Some Fun Shopping, or for some funny, check out her Favorite […]