Years ago, before kids, before the suburbs, before going to the grocery store alone became a luxury– Mike and I were riding the subway…. I think we had gone to Union Square to pick up groceries from Trader Joe’s or Whole Foods (or wherever) and were heading home– but I’m not entirely sure. … What… Continue reading This one time on the subway
I had an ultrasound tech yesterday who told me that she had her kids close in age… At one point she had a 2 year-old, a 1 year-old, and newborn twins. I simultaneously wanted to hug her and then ask her ALL THE QUESTIONS.. How did she survive? How did she look so young? When… Continue reading When 3 becomes 4…or fake it till you make it?
It’s about 4pm on Friday…perhaps the best/worst time of the week for me. On one hand, I’m eagerly awaiting the weekend and Mike’s arrival home (Yay!!) On the other hand, Friday afternoons usually drag by ever soooo sloooowly for me. I’m not sure if it’s the anticipation of the weekend or the fact that I’m… Continue reading It’s Friday, Friday…
It’s 1:45am. I’m awakened by the unmistakeable sound of tiny toddler feet hitting the ground. Loud sigh. “Ugh, it’s only 1:45am and she’s out of bed,” I grumble loudly enough to wake my husband. I put on my robe and walk down the hallway. She’s standing in her doorway with her “baaa” – a… Continue reading About Last Night…
I’m exhausted this morning. We transitioned Addie into her “big girl bed” last night. She was perfect, but I think I woke up at least once an hour to check her monitor and make sure she looked OK. She’s an active sleeper and I was terrified that she would fall out of bed (even with… Continue reading Thunderstorms and Transitions
This week started off crazy and it seems to just keep going that way. Think I’m in a bit of a over-worked/exhausted/stressed-out funk. Anyone else in the same boat??
This week has been so crazy and felt so long AND it’s only Tuesday. So ready for the weekend when I can spend more time with this almost one-year-old peanut. Who else is ready for the weekend?