Monthly Archives: March 2011

Breastfeeding: As a first time mom.

This post is throwback to when Dot was three weeks old. M&M is quite a bit older than her sister was then (and I guess I am too), but the wonder and amazement only grows. Although this go-round, nursing has … Continue reading

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Afternoon Cook-a-thon

This post is not only “through the iPhone” but being drafted on my phone, in my bed, with a drowsy but not yet sleeping girl at the breast. This morning I decided some kitchen time was in order so I … Continue reading

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The Mom Pledge.

About a week ago I stumbled across this hashtag on Twitter: #themompledge That led me here, where I read The Mom Pledge and felt a “duh” rise up inside of me. I am a proud Mommy Blogger. I¬†will conduct myself … Continue reading

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Vanilla Chai Tea.

I picked a box of this up at the store the other day. I am having my second cup now. It is delicious. The perfect afternoon instead-of-a-cookie (or any sweet for that matter) tea. It’s pouring rain outside. The baby … Continue reading

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Spring Break Goals.

Keep up with the working out. Avoid having to go through the first-day boxing soreness again. Start making M&M’s room feel more like a place of her own instead of a random crib in the corner of a catchall extra … Continue reading

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A week of cloth diapering.

This afternoon marks one week, not only of actively cloth diapering, but actively NOT using disposable diapers. We have made it one week without. Though I am not at all overly opposed. I still have a few ‘sposies tucked in … Continue reading

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Disneyland: Part IX – The last day.

I will, I will make this briefer. I will try. [Besides, I’ve got other things to do and numerous other posts swimming around inside my head. At this moment they feel infinitely more interesting but nowhere near as warm and … Continue reading

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Three Months.

The babe of the household is now three months old. Actually she’s coming up on three and a half months, but my blogging has obviously been otherwise engaged. M&M is such a little sweetheart, and I just adore her to … Continue reading

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Tweets of the day.

[Yesterday] 7:18am: Used to live a block from the Pacific on the #oregoncoast. Whole family watching news in bed. 9:37am: Why is #Obama just talking about oil on such a tragic day? Ugh! #firstworldproblems 9:40am: I know our neighborhood is … Continue reading

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Disneyland: Part VIII – Two days down.

Okay. So. Is this really still dragging on? Why yes, yes it is. I doubt I will ever ever start such a re-cap again, but having a detailed depiction of one family vacation will be interesting. Plus, my parents like … Continue reading

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