Monthly Archives: February 2011

I Hate Today

This has been one of the worst days in my recent memory. Everything that could go wrong, it seems, did. Come with me, won’t you, as I recount my stupid, smelly, craptastic day. I got up late and wasn’t able to get a shower before taking the kids to school. I hate that, because I…


Stuck In My Craw

Today I visited our local Dunkin Donuts drive-through. We go through here often so I can get a Coolata or the kids can get a breakfast treat. Every time, without fail, I place my order clearly & concisely and am responded to with something like this: “K. That’ll be twelftendon eleventy-twoon. Mmrfgrgnfnarwrdpln.“ Literally. Every. Single….


Strep & Strepability

WHY ARE WE STILL SICK?!? I have to complain about the illness that will not leave our house. Whenever I think we’re clear, it hits from another angle. Steven, who hardly ever gets sick, got nailed with a step so fierce it took him from totally fine to unable to swallow and undeniable fatigue in…


Henry’s First Program

He totally nailed it. I didn’t know how this would work, actually. The 1st-3rd graders at his school were doing this program and I got a flyer that he’d be in it. And I did not understand how. Well, I underestimated both my Henry and his associate, Lisa. The two of them together made it…


Photos I’m Behind On

I’m so far behind. There are so many things I need to catch up on – scrapbooking assignments, photo processing, reading the manual for my new camera so I can actually take pictures that are good, books I want to read, stuff to talk about here. Then there are the things I want to start…