Weekend Redux: The Birthday Blowout

My birthday was Friday and I came down with some weird mutated allergy, cold, flu something. I stuck it through at work all day but crashed as soon as I got home. Brian and...

Dr. Mommy

It started on Monday when Brian picked up Hayden from school and he complained of being really cold and feeling like he had to throw up. It turned into battling 102-103 fevers, upset tummy,...

My most wanted: A Birthday Wishlist of Sorts

Sponsored by Hottopic.com My husband isn’t the best at planning for holidays, buying gifts, or preparing for special days in any way. He makes up for that however with extreme enthusiasm for a whole...

Random Awesomness : Pics

Last Monday Hayden received a “Good Citizen” award at school. He told us at first that he didn’t know why, but after questions all evening said it was “Probably cause I helped some kids...

Evolution of MY Self Confidence

The last few days I’ve been mulling over the topic of feminism and self confidence. The mulling was triggered by Girl Gone Child’s post on her experience of finally accepting feminism, and then again...

Purses

My friend Jennifer was the first person to ever buy an ad from me in my high school zine The Spit.  She sold custom backpacks that were AWESOME. Furry, bright, and completely different than...

Cleanse

Yesterday we spent most the day deep cleaning our house. Brian tackled the kitchen and I focused on the upstairs. I organized our office, vacuumed the entire upstairs and dusted.Hayden even tried cleaning his...

The Conversation.

We were married and had been for about two years. We had been together for almost six. After years of both of us (well mostly me) mentioning that we didn’t want children, the whole...