The Looming Return to Work

I go back to work in two weeks. TWO WEEKS. Where did the time go? I am freaking out, to be honest. It wasn’t like this with Jack. Back then, I couldn’t wait to go back to work. This time…

Kids Notes

I have had so little time to write. It sucks. I need to write. I am much happier when I have been writing. That’s not to say that I haven’t been happy – I’ve been surprisingly free of baby blues…

Summer Tastes Like Freedom

School’s out for the summer! YEAH! This is big for us. Probably bigger (and better) than it is for most households. See, during the school year, Jack spends weekdays at our house and then all but one weekend a month…

Too Many Things

Yesterday involved a lot of things. Too many things, which ended up overwhelming me. These things included: Cleaning up the bloody nose Jack had when he awoke. And then worrying if this was a sign of low platelets (it wasn’t).…

Hasta Luego

In less than three weeks, David and I are taking Jack to school, boarding our dog, and jumping onto a plane headed for Madrid, Spain. No, we can’t afford it. It will increase the already sizable amount of credit card…