Tag Archives: school

End of Year Apathy

So, I just read this amazing blog post by Jen Hatmaker about being the worst end-of-school-mom ever.  And after I died laughing and shared it on Facebook, I decided to write my own take on this issue. So, idea credit goes to Jen for being so honest. See, by the time the end of the…



Oh my. I’m so tired. School has begun for everyone but Steven, but his starts on Tuesday. Since William starts at 7:40 am (what the…???), I’m up at 6:45 right now. Starting Tuesday, I’ll be up at probably 6:30 or so. Have I mentioned how much I hate getting up early? Because…yeah. So far, William…


Buy My Junk!

I’m sitting outside, sweating, waiting for people to come and buy our junk. And buy they are! I’m actually pretty surprised how well this sale is going so far! The entire edge of the garage is lined with racks of clothes. Steven has 2 shoeboxes full of Thomas trains, a table full of Thomas bridges…


Are You KIDDING Me?!?

I must have said that 30 times last night. Thirty times that William decided to wake up crying. Thirty times he wouldn’t be consoled. Thirty times he seemed to have to poop & couldn’t, but didn’t respond to any palpation, nursing or cuddling. Thirty times that I said, “I’ve only got 5 more hours to…


On My Last Nerve

Who do I have to pay to get rid of these illnesses? Seriously? Because I will pay and pay handsomely. I am so incredibly sick of this. Everyone in my house is and has been on antibiotics for their full courses and, of course, since Henry’s been finished for 2 days, he’s SICK AGAIN. I…