Homeless toys are taking over

Moms: I need to pick your brain. Even before the 3rd birthday extravaganza and the impending living room takeover by all the toys, I was feeling a little disheveled. Unorganized. And some days like I was just plain losing it. Today comes to mind.Why is it that the older your kids get, the smaller their toys […]

Oh, he watches it

The following is not based on an actual event. It IS an actual event.Let’s set the scene: Leigh Ann and Christian are hanging out in their bedroom. Mind in the gutter already? Let’s start again.Leigh Ann is lounging on the bed, dutifully folding laundry and watching Private Practice. You know, the show with all of the […]

Rule 11: You CANNOT Be Serious

This is part of an ongoing series chronicling my attempts to regain a bit of my sense of self, and my sanity, by implementing Elizabeth Lyons’ 32 Rules that Sustain a (Mostly) Balanced Mom. Subscribe to my RSS feed to get the whole series! Don’t forget to check out Elizabeth’s assignment for each rule at the […]

It’s Sunday Funday!

Didn’t get in enough partying blog reading this weekend? Not quite ready to hang up your party pants? Then check out my friend Carri’s first ever Sunday Funday over at Adventures in Mommyhood! Carri is crazy hilarious and one of my all time favorite people to read and tweet with.  We’re all linking up our favorite posts […]

Crazy but true

Note added after publishing: I should have identified my bloggy friend Corrin from Oh Hey, What’s Up? for inspiring this post. The first time we met and I mentioned I had twins, she said the ever popular phrase below…“Awwww…..I always wanted twins!”I get this comment a lot. And it always makes me laugh out loud.Maybe […]