The Push and Pull of Love

“MOMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMYYYYYY!” She screams at the top of her lungs, “Hold me. I want to give you a kiss.” “Waaaaaaa! He looked at me wrong. He’s teasing me.” ::pout, pout:: “I won’t do that. Help me go potty. Pick me up. Mooooommmy!” “No! Waaaaa…..” Scream, scream, scream. “Mommmmy!!” Forget the crying newborn {though she does some […] Read more »

Reflections :: Mommy to a Newborn

Waking up Blurry eyed Whimper, whimper Baby cries Yanked from sleep Drenched in sweat I don’t want to get up yet Tummy full Burp’s come up Snuggle, snuggle Oh, so sweet Little one is back to sleep Pitter, patter Little feet Bigger ones They want to eat Crazy hair Half-closed eyes I’ll feel better With […] Read more »

State of the Bump {at 34 weeks}

I’m in the home stretch. And I’m kind of in denial. Not really. But kind of. I just can’t believe that NEXT MONTH I’ll be having this baby. It went so fast. I had Nolan get out the baby girl clothes. Whoa…flashback! And, since when are babies so stinkin’ tiny? Like those clothes don’t look […] Read more »

Bump Update {Halfway There!}

I’m just over the halfway mark of carrying our littlest sweet one. At my doctor’s appointment last week, my Doctor was all, “Two more appointments at four weeks, then we go to every two weeks.” And I wanted to be all “Whaaaa! How did it go so fast?!” {Thanksgiving bump} But I know how it […] Read more »

Super Mommy :: Episode 1 :: Battle Against the Evil Villain Bedroom Uncleanness

I’d love to talk more party today, but… I’m still eating my elephants this summer and “blog post with party details and how to’s” didn’t make the cut today. So instead…… I submit to you this (with all humility of course) :: All mother’s who clean their little boy’s room are Super Heroes and deserving […] Read more »