Momming

This morning I was lying in bed thinking about how much I didn’t want to get out of bed when I overheard the MOST toddler conversation I’ve ever heard. Toddlers are unappeasable, unpleasant, unpredictable and fragile creatures. I know this. WE know this. It’s not new. But sometimes, for some maddening reason, I let myself fall into […]

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The other day I walked in to Matty’s classroom at the end of the day to pick him up and as soon as I walked in and he saw me, he yelled across the room. “MOM! HI! MOM? I told Miss Courtney you have nipples! And she laughed.” Matty has had a weird thing about […]

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Parenting is a land mine of firsts, first laughs, first steps, first words, first swear words, first solid foods, first well check, first night away, first date night post baby, first girls night post baby… There are SO many firsts. And they never stop. Today marked a special first in our home: our first combined […]

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One day your kids wake up and they’re one person, the next day they wake up and they’re entirely someone else. They’re someone completely different. One day, they’re these sweet innocent balls of humans and the next they’re rowdy, smelly, sweaty, mouthy little things. Their baby cheeks are gone. The gaps in their baby teeth […]

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You know how I said bedtime was fun now that the boys were roommates? And that I actually enjoyed it? YEAH, well, my kids made me a liar – again. They have such a knack for doing that! I’m currently writing this while posted up outside of their bedroom door like a pissed off guard […]

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Um, I don’t know if you guys heard but Game of Thrones started back up this week. It’s the first half of the last season (because of course HBO is going to turn the last season into two halves that will probably span over four years – PURELY GUESSING) and EVERYONE, myself included, has been […]

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Broomies. Broomates. Cohabitating brothers. However you want to you say it, the boys are in it. Ever since the 4th of July weekend Abbott had been sneaking out of his room to sleep with Matty. There was just no getting around it so we decided to shack them up and turn Bot’s room into a […]

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Hi! Hi! Hi! Did you have a great 4th? Was your weekend as nuts as ours?? I hope so because it’s the best kind of weekend – until it’s over, right? I feel like it’s been forever since I’ve visited A+J and said hi; I guess it’s been a crazy couple of weeks. I just […]

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