Parenting

The ins and outs of parenting, either in a general sense or the parent of any of the sub-categories: cloth diapering, babywearing, breastfeeding. I’m sure more will come as well.


The heavy snow on Saturday made for perfect playtime for the brothers. And the dog, apparently, who went absolutely giddy with dog-glee. The boys headed outside first. They built a fort. They made a tunnel by building snow around a giant bouncy ball and then digging it back out.… Read More
The Never-Ending Snow Day

The Never-Ending Snow Day


Posted By on Feb 20, 2015

My children haven’t attended a full week of school since the week of December 8, 2014. Granted, the week of December 15th had nothing to do with winter and everything to do with The Sickness that caused 150 children to miss school in one day.… Read More
In the Blood

In the Blood


Posted By on Feb 19, 2015

Taken February 15, 2010. We pulled our jackets around ourselves as we exited the library. “Mommy, will you call Daddy and see if we can say hi on the way home?” I nodded, my teeth chattering in the wind. I waited to call until the doors shut around us, blocking the wind and blowing snow, and then I picked up my phone.… Read More
The night before, BigBrother opened the door to the second bedroom in our suite well after he should have fallen asleep. In fact, I should have already climbed in bed and headed off to Snoozetown as well. “I can’t sleeeeeep,” he whined at me.… Read More