Archive for March, 2015

My unsolved mysteries…why???

March 31, 2015 0 Comments
My unsolved mysteries…why???

As a woman, there are many unsolved mysteries in my world. Things I have often wondered and pondered about. Things that make me say, “WHY?!” For example… 1) What in the world was in Aqua-Net that had my hair stand at attention for 12 hours? Seriously – in the 90s I went from 5’6 to 6’3 […]

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“Mommy, can I get a dog?”

March 30, 2015 0 Comments
“Mommy, can I get a dog?”

“Mommy, can I get a dog?” Blank stare. “Mommy, can I please get a dog?” At this point, my daughter had puppy dog eyes herself. I knew there was an obstacle….and that was my husband.  His argument is spot-on. “We’re busy…you won’t take care of a dog…there’s a new baby coming…house training a dog is […]

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The “mean girls” are getting younger

March 24, 2015 0 Comments

“Mommy, I need to talk to you about something.” This is how I started my morning over the breakfast table today. We all know that when a child “needs to tell us something,” it could be big. Or bad. Or both. “Well, yesterday at school, “Susie” [names are changed] was kind of mean to me.” […]

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Baby weight-gate

March 19, 2015 0 Comments
Baby weight-gate

“How long do you think it will take you to lose the baby weight?” Well, let me put down my Whopper and think about it.  😉 I was asked that recently…and I know it wasn’t in a malicious way. It was all out of curiosity.  But it had me thinking about how much UNNECESSARY stress […]

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Pregnant Mom guilt?

March 9, 2015 0 Comments

I ran into a woman the other day who is expecting her first child right around the same time I am due with #3.  I asked her how she was feeling and she responded, “Oh, everything is great.” But there was something with her “great” response. It seemed a little off. So I asked, “really?” […]

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