Monthly Archives: December 2012

Pitstop Pictures

We flew into Chicago to be with family for the holidays. We stayed a short weekend with some of our chosen families and have since headed off to be with our given families across the Midwest. It was way too … Continue reading

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The Christmas Spirit

The boys LOVE making Christmas cookies. Me, not so much. I even debated whether or not to make them this year. It felt like so much work. There is also the inevitable monstrous mess my young chefs make. I remember … Continue reading

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Clouds and Rain in Sunny ABQ

What a difference a day makes. Yesterday’s war on lunch milk seems frivolous after this morning’s tragedy in Newtown, CT. If Ethan (who did report drinking white milk today) had asked me for a case of Fanta after school, I … Continue reading

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Lunch Box Wars

History repeats itself. My mom packed my lunch for much of my early childhood. I pack my boys lunch now. My mom tried to feed us healthy foods and drinks. I try to feed my boys healthy foods and drinks. … Continue reading

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Another Fun Friday

Today was another Friday off for Mike, and we had romantic plans: getting new exterior light fixtures for the house. (I know you are jealous of our wild escapades.) When we bought this house, the previous owner was battling the … Continue reading

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Mid-SAHM Life Crisis?

I wrote this two months ago and just found the draft today. I guess I am not just a total “spewer” since I did not publish it immediately. First I have to apologize to all my fellow Stay-At-Home Moms out … Continue reading

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