Monthly Archives: August 2008

Wii or is that Ow-Wii?

Our basement is getting close to being finished and Big is buying all his fancy-shmancy home theater equipment and electronics for his kingdom down there.  I’ve been begging Big for a Wii for several months, maybe even for a year … Continue reading

Posted in Basement, Family, Fun, Games, General, Pleasures, Products | 1 Comment

Excuse Me While I Have a Breakdown

For weeks now I’ve been trying to put into words how I’ve been feeling about certain events in my life and decisions I need to make.  I don’t know how well this is going to come out but I feel like I … Continue reading

Posted in Changes, Children, Complaints, Family, Health, Infertility, Loss, Miscarriage, Motherhood, Parenting, Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Change of Scenery

Being a stay-at-home-mom isn’t all it’s cracked up to be some days.  There are those days when both you and your child feel isolated and trapped in a box.  You are going stir crazy trying to find ways of keeping … Continue reading

Posted in Changes, Children, Food, Motherhood, Parenting, Sleep | 2 Comments

Tip of My Tongue

I’m still here.  I haven’t abandoned blogging.  Time has been a problem lately but the real reason for my silence is that I can’t find the right words to convey what I want to say.  This blogging stuff is harder … Continue reading

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Sibling Guilt

I had a strange moment today.  I’m not sure if it happened because I’m PMS-ing and feeling emotional or just because I’m having some guilty feelings about my life compared to my family’s.  I was driving my son to his … Continue reading

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Shorty’s World

We’re back from vacation.  Time to reflect a little on some of Shorty’s latest antics.  He chose our vacation to really put on a show for his grandparents and to make us proud.  Here are a few of his actions. … Continue reading

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Holy Laundry Batman!

Vacation is over and I’m faced with the arduous task of tackling the monumental mounds of laundry we now have.  Clothes, towels, bathing suits, swim shoes, sheets.  It should take me days to get it all done.  And of course … Continue reading

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