Tag Archives: motherhood

Broken

At some point this weekend, I felt like I was on one of those awful tabloid, sensationalist television programs. You know the ones that show the parent of the child who is utterly out of control? The child who you … Continue reading

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The quintessential fantasy fireman

A little heart starter for your Monday. Between the face plant and hospital, we just happened to bump into a truck full of firemen. For reals. Yes, yes, I know! And no, I didn’t chase it down. We’d stopped so I … Continue reading

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My poor little face

Preschoolers are made of rubber. Kind of. Love Bug was climbing over a bench seat yesterday when it all went horribly wrong and she face-planted the cement ground. My heart may have stopped for a split second. A {not-so-quick} trip … Continue reading

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Who broke mumma’s bed?

I’ve had a sore back for the past four and a half years off and on. A car accident a few years earlier {which I walked away from at the time feeling fine} actually twisted my pelvis. It played up … Continue reading

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But mumma that is SO so mean

I took Love Bug to an animal shelter for the first time yesterday. Well, I’ve taken her before, but only to drop towels and toys off when they weren’t open. Today I felt strong enough to go when we could … Continue reading

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One of the worst things you can say to your preschooler

I read an article in the past couple of weeks {which I can’t find now to reference} that listed the top worst things you can say to your small child. One of them was hurry up. Dear person who wrote the … Continue reading

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{You’ve gotta} fight for your right

  … to sleeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeep! {With apologies to the Beastie Boys.} Most of you know I’m not a great sleeper. I’m trying all sorts of things, and at the moment I’m tracking my sleep patterns via an app. Aside: seriously, what … Continue reading

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