Monthly Archives: November 2011

Labor lies

Before I was ever even pregnant and then increasingly during my pregnancy there were a few things I believed about labor that simply weren’t true. Whether it was paranoia or, in some cases, wishful thinking – I’ll never know. But … Continue reading

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A new kind of thankful

I just got peed on. But it was just a little. And my first thought? Whew! Glad that wasn’t poo. Its amazing the things one becomes thankful for with a new baby. Yesterday Wilder turned six weeks old and based … Continue reading

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Culinary crockpot

I’m kind of into food. And really into cooking. I have a problem following recipes that I’m sure is an indicator of an underlying rebellious nature or something. And therefore I rarely bake because those experiments are usually impossible to … Continue reading

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And the winner is …

There’s something about milestones in life that breeds an undercurrent of competition in women. Who has the bigger wedding, the better husband, the ultimate job, the perfect baby … And, of course, who looks fabulous doing it all. Motherhood is … Continue reading

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TwiMom

So I realized tonight that I am officially one of those moms that loves Twilight. I (for only the second time) left Wilder to see Breaking Dawn Part 1. Mommy loves you, Wilder. But, it’s Rob Pattinson on the big … Continue reading

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The new hierarchy of needs

They say (54234688644 times when you’re pregnant) that “a baby changes everything” and it’s true. (the fact I literally wore earrings for the first time yesterday is proof of that) Babies create a new hierarchy of needs and especially so … Continue reading

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The Wilder Life

I am officially one of those moms with a blog. How can I not be? Have you seen this face? I know every mom thinks their baby is cute … But seriously … Have you seen this face? And so … Continue reading

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