Category Archives: attempted parenting
unfortunately, we had a very rare rainy day yesterday, and our scheduled easter egg hunt was rained out. we were able to comfort the squirm with frozen yogurt.
like mothers everywhere, i have been sabotaged by the petri dish that is school. with both kids attending this semester, we seem to have hit the cootie jackpot. at least one person in our house has been sick since we … Continue reading
happy monday readers. it is the beginning of a bright and shiny new week, full of possibility! last week was a bit of a wash for me, it wasn’t a bad week, but with the kids taking turns being sick, … Continue reading
it is so hard to imagine that just three years ago the squirm was almost two years old and the squirt just shy of two months. i can’t believe we are coming up on age FIVE? where does the time … Continue reading
as much as i strive to make our home a “yes” environment, i sometimes feel like i am constantly saying “no no no!” “please don’t jump on the couch,” “don’t hit your brother,” “no you can’t have cookies for dinner.” … Continue reading
so we thought it would be a great idea to sign up the squirm up for soccer this year. he is full of energy and pretty good at kicking the soccer ball! i guess i had concerns that he might … Continue reading
we discovered a new park this weekend! it was a little bit of a trek, but certainly worth it. the kids loved the place! the play for all abilities park is located in round rock (outside of austin), you can … Continue reading
i am writing to you from the second day of school, having survived the first. i think it was actually ok, although it was the kind of day that left me feeling like my adrenal system had spent way to … Continue reading
we celebrated the squirm’s 4th birthday today. He had a wonderful time playing with his friends.