One year ago, almost to the day, I did a “Day in the Life” post to chronicle a semi-typical day for me as a stay-at-home mom, and at the end, … Continue readingA Day in Our Life
While I overall LOVE the chance to stay at home (and appreciate it greatly, maybe even more so because I had to work the first year of Raven’s life), … Continue reading11 Free/Cheap Ways to Get Out of the House in the Winter
Anyone who grew up when the Goosebumps series ran rampant must surely remember the “Choose Your Own Adventure” books–novels that allowed you, the reader, to make a decision at certain … Continue readingChoose Your Own Adventure
Even though I am now a full-time stay-at-home mom, I feel like my time to really “get things done” is still quite limited. (If you ever wonder why, borrow a … Continue readingTo Blog or to Clean?
It’s been a rough start to the week, with February blowing out in a flurry of snow and ice and cold temperatures (nothing new here) and my head feeling like … Continue readingI Love Being a SAHM, But I Don’t Always Enjoy It
Two and a half years ago, when I was still pregnant with Raven, I did a “Day in the Life” post about what a typical weekday looked like for … Continue readingA Day in the Life of a SAHM (One Kid)
Upon embarking on any venture in life, most of us have some kind of expectation attached to the outcome of that venture. I decided to make cookies yesterday…I expected … Continue readingWhy It’s Sometimes Best Not to Expect Too Much
I think sometimes people (myself included) forget that even though you might have an “easy” (or a “happy” or “good-natured”) child, that same child is still entitled to her fair … Continue readingThoughts on Tantrums and Tree-Gazing (as a Distraction)