Tangled: A love/hate story about hair

I knew something was amiss. It was too quiet. I heard in the sweetest voice "mommy, where do you want me to put my craft scissors?" Oh no. She shouldn't even have her craft scissors She never cares or asks where I think she should put anything If she is asking it's because she wants … Continue reading Tangled: A love/hate story about hair

“Oh Fudge”…only she didn’t say fudge

My daughter is...spritely. I've said it once and I'll say it again, she's bursting with energy to the point I sometimes wonder just how she doesn't explode violently from all the adrenaline flowing in such a small little body. Spirited, anxious, defiant, silly, hyper, restless, intelligent, on and on. All of these things I have … Continue reading “Oh Fudge”…only she didn’t say fudge

15 Things I Wish I Knew the First Time

For first time parents, it's easy to get lost in hours upon hours of reading parenting advice, funny columns on how you'll never sleep again (cause that's hilarious), and first-hand accounts on how you will have poop on you at some point in your parenting career (at least once a month if you're lucky). But … Continue reading 15 Things I Wish I Knew the First Time