Category Archives: advice from the motherhood

news flash

We went to Lindsey‘s house yesterday for some R&R (read: make our kids play together so we can ignore them and put our feet up). At one point, one of our collective children came in to complain about some nonsense … Continue reading

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truth

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therapy

When we bought our new refrigerator it came with a lot of trepidation. The one we wanted, and subsequently bought, would show EVERY fingerprint.  This was very distressing to my OCD tendencies.  I had to think long and hard. Ultimately, … Continue reading

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love, not loathe

I was out for a walk last week huffing along with my jogger stroller when I came upon a woman with a giant baby strapped to her in a Bjorn, deserving her huffing much more than I deserved mine. I … Continue reading

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no training wheels required

“They” say that having a houseplant is a good training ground for having pets or children. If that were true, I’d have a pet cemetery in my backyard and Child Protective Services at my front door. My feeling is, if … Continue reading

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properly advised

On the drive to school yesterday morning, I heard a honk while waiting at a red light. The mom in the car next to us was notifying me that Sophie’s toy was outside the window and at risk of being … Continue reading

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