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The Blog Grab Bag
Source I’m so happy I had a chance to have a VBAC but sad to say it has left me with one new addition to the list of ‘Things Nobody Tells You About Having A Baby’, which is: You might pee your pants after you’ve had a baby. There I said it! It happens. Don’t feel alone or […]
I find myself underestimating how much my almost 2 year old is comprehending. The truth is he does understand. I’m just trying to make myself think he doesn’t get it when I ask him to do something and he ignores me. He knows what’s going on he just chooses when he feels like listening and […]
I’ve attended many conferences in my day. Mind you, there were for Environmental Health Officers. So we mostly sat in a hotel hall, listening to the latest non-changes in legislation. Then we’d let lose by complaining about room prices and making witty puns about food temperatures, water filtration and radon. We like to party….but with control measures so nobody gets […]
Sometimes you feel that wave deep in your heart. Little ripples sending urges into the intentions of your hands and the meandering of your thoughts. You know change is going to happen. Exciting, transformative change. I feel it happening right now. And not just for me, but for those around me. I’ve got some top shelf […]
I’m not a fan of 80s red brick fireplaces, but while we figure out what to do with the brick I thought the brass could use a makeover. A can of high heat flat black enamel paint and we’ve got happy mama and a prettier fireplace! Here is the before and after (and yes, had […]
When we decided to move to a new town for my husband’s job (therefore forfeiting mine) I was wondering if I would be that awkward pregnant lady pushing all socially-acceptable boundaries in a pursuit of ‘making friends’. This small town lacked the forums and events to meet people in ‘proper’ ways. I assumed I would be one […]