Monthly Archives

January 2017

  • Parenting

    The D Word

    January 26, 2017

    Going back to work was a must for me. I knew I wasn’t ready to give up my career yet. Well, I thought I knew, until I had a baby. Man, those things really wreck your…

  • Breastfeeding

    A Formula for Breastfeeding

    January 23, 2017

    Joe latched on almost immediately after joining us in the world. He was all like, “Well, that’s finally over. Now, where are those jugs?” I got seriously lucky the first few days because he was all…

  • Parenting

    The Zombie Apocalypse

    January 19, 2017

    It’s cute how all these people are getting into the zombie trend. Everyone is gaga for anything zombie. Zombies dominate our pop culture what with The Walking Dead, Zombieland, Resident Evil, 28 Days Later, I Am…

  • Woodwork

    To Renovation Infinity and Beyond!

    January 16, 2017

    When we first moved into our current home, I had envisioned very little work and definitely minimal renovation. Like most yuppies, during our time looking at places we had become avid HGTV fans. So, of course,…

  • Pregnancy

    Just A Freak In Heat

    January 12, 2017

    Meltdowns did not use to frequent my house. I am not one to freak out over all that much. I plan like a maniac so that my life is compartmentalized and predictable. My planner and I…

  • Uncategorized

    My Cross-Fit Goals for 2017

    January 9, 2017

    I watched Pat do P90X today. It took him about 45 minutes to complete. In those 45 minutes, I finished off the batch of cookies I made, drank a half a vat of hot chocolate, and…

  • Parenting

    Work Hard, Parent Harder

    January 5, 2017

    Last year at this time I was having daily panic attacks about going back to work. Add the holidays to that equation and I was a complete mess. If Joe was napping, I was power worrying…