I do tell myself not to make every post about life as a mom but, well, part of the mom card is the luxury of being able to repeat yourself over and over even when you swore you wouldn't. This should be lighter fair though. Naively, I thought when you were gifted your kids, rather … Continue reading I have a condition.
I have very different relationships with each of my kids. With one, it is as close to a mother-child relationship as can be. With the other, it is solidly camped out on the step-mother side and, according to that child, an evil one at that. I always wonder if that's actually normal - if all … Continue reading A tale of two kids. But mostly one.
We never had a proper housewarming party when we moved into this house. I'm debating having one now, five years later, as we've just lived through new flooring. A floor-warming, perhaps. A reward for surviving the last week and an overdue reward for surviving our move in. Our move in was a rather chaotic. It … Continue reading Surviving Chaos (is how I’ll remember this story)
This is going to sound awful.Really. The kids have been away for nearly two weeks and I have oozed into a state of funk. It is not a funk of ‘oh, I miss them so much, when will they return to ME?!’It is a funk of ‘oh shoot…they’re coming back’. A funk of ‘life’s about … Continue reading Arrumar seu maiô
This isn’t a love story. Don’t get me wrong, I’m madly in love with Rich. He's my best friend and husband. Well, best friend that I also sleep with. We all know there are levels of best friends. You know who you are, other best friends. I still have no idea how I scored this … Continue reading Table for Four