Onto the Third.

December 29, 2017

Tweet So apparently I blinked and I’m now in the third trimester of this pregnancy. Sweet actual mercy. I still alter between “holy crap this is flying by” and “holy crap I still have three months left to go” but really, it’s still just weird to me that I’m pregnant. In any case, I figured […]

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Real Talk: I Feel Like a Grinch.

December 22, 2017

Tweet It’s three days until Christmas and as I’m writing this,I feel anything but the Christmas spirit. Matt’s seeing Star Wars with some friends and right now I should be doing dishes or Riley’s laundry or responding to the client emails I’ve postponed today or wrapping presents. Instead, I just said ‘fuck it’, turned on […]

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Miscellaneous Musings.

December 6, 2017

Tweet I feel like my brain has been all over the place lately. Like I can’t keep thoughts straight and my to-do lists are taking over and sweet mercy, what is going on? So, with that, have a peek inside my brain these days: “Growing a person is just so weird. It’s amazing, but it’s […]

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Holiday Wonder.

November 28, 2017

Tweet Last night when I was driving Riley home from my mother-in-law’s house I made a quick detour to drive past a house that was decked out with lights. And I mean decked out. Lights all around the house, light up figurines all over the yard, the works. I slowed down to point  it out […]

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Riley Chat.

November 14, 2017

Tweet Lately, Riley has been turning up the cute factor. Especially when it comes to his future baby brother. If you follow me on Twitter then you’ve been privy to some of Riley’s funny anecdotes, but I figured here would be the perfect place to share some of them as well, so here goes. Baby […]

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Roaring Halloween Nights.

November 2, 2017

TweetGuys, Halloween with a toddler is no joke. Actually, scratch that, it’s a huge joke. It’s negotiation. And it’s reassuring your kid that everything out there is “NOT REAL.” And it’s candy bribery. And it’s eating all your kids’ candy when they’re asleep. And it’s wearing matching costumes because you can and because you not […]

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Halfway 2.0

October 27, 2017

Tweet So here we are, already halfway through this pregnancy. I have no idea how that happened. And it still hasn’t totally sunk in that it’s really happening. I figured I’d revisit the halfway recap that I did when I was pregnant with Riley, crazy to see how similar and yet different these pregnancies have […]

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Toddler Dreams.

October 24, 2017

Tweet In the past few weeks Riley has woken up with nightmares. Poor kid, there is literally not much I can do for him except hold him and snuggle him and help him get back to sleep. However, so far when I’ve gone to comfort him, he’s greeted me with the following proclamations: “MOMMY, WHERE […]

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