Aug 29


This morning as a special treat I made strawberry sauce to put on our waffles. We got Alex all set up, put some whipped cream on it and gave it to him. He ate some whipped cream, which was fine. … Continue reading

Aug 07

My new car

I don’t normally post things not related to the kids, but most of you have probably heard the fate of my 2008 Saturn Astra: totaled by flooding. We signed on a new car today and brought it home: a 2010 … Continue reading

Aug 01


Today I took Alex to pick out his first backpack. At first he didn’t want to go and told me to “Get one with Thomas”. I said, “But what if they don’t have Thomas, what should I get then?” He … Continue reading

Aug 01

Super Father Man

Right before we left for vacation in Ohio, I had an interesting conversation with Alex. We were talking and he called me “Mommy” for the first time. Then he said “Oh, sorry, I mean Mama”. I said “Alex, you can … Continue reading