It's Memorial Day here in the States. I was reminded by a veteran on Friday not to say "Happy Memorial Day," and I suppose it makes sense not to celebrate the holiday in those terms (similarly it makes sense not to only celebrate it by buying a large appliance or new car, but I digress). … Continue reading Holiday Wishes – From the Kids With Yawns
As I was sitting in the rocking chair in Baby's room, around 7:15am the other morning, she was getting her morning breastmilk and I was happily sipping my steaming (large) mug of coffee (my custom 3/4 caffeinated mix of Archer Farms Pumpkin Spice and decaf french roast). Sweet morning! JUST KIDDING! Baby was getting her … Continue reading Solid Gold Mom Invention: The Coffee Camelback!!
Back when it was just Toddler and me, I could address her needs and mine quite efficiently. Neither of us had to do much waiting around. She also wasn't potty training prior to Baby's arrival, so there were never any "Mommy, I need you NOW" moments. Well, she always needed me, but not quite to … Continue reading Why Parenting is Like Performing Triage, 24/7