I’ve always wondered about those parents. The parents who say their child is 26 months old instead of just saying that they’re freaking two. I realize that baby/toddler clothing is tagged in months up until 18-24ish, but honestly, is there any reason to count your child’s age in months?? Yes. Yes, there is. A very valid… Read More …and suddenly I get it.
Unless we’re at Costco with the awesome shopping carts just meant for twin littles, shopping sans another adult means I push a stroller and pull a cart. As you might imagine, this is a bit of a spectacle. If I’m planning ahead for eating/naps (and I’m usually not) I have to account for at least… Read More the kindness of strangers
Today is an anniversary, of sorts. Today marks 34 weeks that my babies have been here, on the outside. Why is that significant? Because that’s also how long they were on the inside. And perhaps that’s pretty insignificant to most people, but it feels special to me. The past 34 weeks have been, without a… Read More 34 weeks ago
Ninja Coffee Bar – Best new parent Christmas gift EVER. You can brew a single cup, half a pot, or a full pot of coffee. Classic brew, over ice brew, or specialty (espresso strength) brew. No little pods or filters. MILK FROTHER. Perfection. We have big, exciting plans this weekend to pretend we’re baristas and… Read More & Friday thoughts | 1.15.16
You come home from the store to find your husband holding one baby at an arm’s length, headed for the changing table. “We’ve got a poop here!” he exclaims. He then goes on to tell you that in the short while you were gone, you missed a piano concert and an assault with a turtle. The… Read More of this I’m sure
*pardon me while I word vomit about how much I love my children. i’ve been writing this post for about a month and a half. some of it’s probably not even relevant anymore. things change pretty quickly around here these days.* T & N, Never in my life did I think I was capable of… Read More half a year
New[ish] moms want one thing. It won’t cost you a dime so there’s no reason you can’t wrap it up and put it under the tree for your favorite new mom. She’s wants a nap. An incredibly long, soul reviving, mid-afternoon nap. One that involves a cozy bed all to herself, drooling, some serious REM,… Read More holiday gift guide for new[ish] moms