Monthly Archives: May 2013

Conversations with my daughter

Evie is three years and 3 months old.  I might have mentioned that I am finding three to be a….PITA challenge. People often refer to the “Terrible Twos”, but that’s a major misnomer.  The thing about two is, they’re still babies.  Still … Continue reading

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The Visa Situation

So, after all my excitement about potentially jump-starting my brain again, heading back to work and, most importantly, finally having enough disposable income to plan a trip home and introduce dear Henry to my family and friends…it all came to … Continue reading

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Okely dokely!

As I approach 18,000 views of my l’il ole blog, and sit here shivering on the coldest May 22nd on record, I thought that it might be time for a little warmth & frivolity. This is a particularly banal post, … Continue reading

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How did I never know about this?

This is a shamelessly frivolous post, I know.  It’s been a looooong day with the Pepperlings (one endlessly climbing my legs, the other screaming at me from the back of the car – parked in the garage, incidentally, while I was … Continue reading

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Piff Paff Poof!

And, as if by magic, she was gone! This afternoon, on a beautifully sunny May Friday, I am pretty sure I aged about 30 years.  In fact, it’s a miracle I’m still standing – surely I should be popping statins … Continue reading

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Impossible dilemmas of the Stay at Home Mother

I’m sorry.  I know that the “rules” say that you need to write every day to keep your readers from leaving by the droves.  And every day, I do plan in my head what I’m going to write about that night. … Continue reading

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