Monthly Archives: March 2015


Something has been bothering me today… Maybe I’m making a big deal out of nothing. That could be. I do that in my head sometimes. Especially when it comes to my kids. I nitpicked the baby proofing, am more strict … Continue reading

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Monday mommy Haiku

The kids are all asleep. I could be cleaning, but then- who would drink the wine?

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Mom of the sick – A quick bedtime poem

Crying, sneezing, sniffling, wheezing Mommy I need juice! Coughing, sleeping, puking, weeping Mommy I need you. Sick kids are overwhelming, Constant need for something new.Ā  You run around and fall apart wishing you could split in two. Dishes pile high … Continue reading

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Long night ahead

Just when things seemed calm, I have a bed full of puking kids. šŸ˜¦ The day started off quiet enough. We all had breakfast and did some cleaning. Batman got a little video game time and Bug found some new … Continue reading

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Why We Cried – Kids 7AM Edition

The following is an accurate, if not slightly incomplete, list of the reasons that tears were shed by the children in the house between approximately 7AM and 7:59AM. 1) Because mom won’t turn on a new cartoon to replace the … Continue reading

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Saying goodbye

Today has been one of the hardest days. Today we had to put Prudence to sleep. We got Prudence as a kitten; our very first pet at our very first apartment early in our dating years. I remember seeing her … Continue reading

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Little Silhouettes

Woke up to a lovely warm spring morning! ….just kidding, it’s snowing. Ick. Gotta love Wisconsin. Snow today, thunderstorms tomorrow, cold again by the end of the week. Always on our toes, I guess. We had unseasonably warm weather a … Continue reading

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Hubby birthday reflections

Today was Hubby’s 30th birthday! We’re coming up on 9 years together in April, so really we’ve spent almost a third our lives together. Wow. Having been friends in high school, I never in a million years would have thought … Continue reading

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Always a silver lining

Today was long. I mean really, REALLY LONG. And bad. Really, REALLY bad. It was one of those days that just starts off a little wonky, and by the end of it you’re wondering if it’s a full moon (it’s … Continue reading

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Beer CUPcakes (Happy birthday, hubby!)

Tomorrow is the hubby’s 30th birthday! I love celebrating birthdays. I’m a giver by nature, so it’s so much fun for me to goĀ overboardĀ all out. Of course, he’s had his presents for weeks already… I’m the worst when it comes … Continue reading

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