So I’m Raising an Axe Murderer…or Two

Unlike Mike Meyer’s character, I didn’t marry one…I suspect I am raising two. OK so that statement is a bit dramatic (just a bit). I used to think my kids were so sweet and caring. Then we brought home the baby. Don’t get me wrong, they are the best big brother and sister ever…mostly. There’s just this one thing that … Read More

Why I Hate My Husband at 3 AM

It’s 3 AM (or any other time in the middle of the night). The baby starts crying. She is awake for a bottle. I lay there for just a second to let my body get used to the idea that I’m about to wake up and climb out of a comfy bed. Ugh! The baby is still in our room … Read More

How Belly Sleeping Saved Me

They all say don’t do it. Don’t even think about doing it. Next to formula feeding (which I do by the way), it’s the single worst thing you can do as a mom! Why would you riskĀ letting your baby sleep on their belly? Well I not only thought about it. I did it! And I liked it!!! It seriously saved … Read More

Embracing the Inadequacies of Motherhood

All through my last pregnancy, I imagined what it would be like going from 2 kids to 3. Would both kids transition well? How would we handle being outnumbered? Ultimately I wondered how we would adjust back to a normal existence. Well, this week I’m getting my answer. It’s our first week really on our own. Both kids have been … Read More