Monthly Archives: January 2013

sweet baby

So I love sweet Clare. Love her. Even though she wakes up, on average, every 2 hours at night. I can handle that. But, holy sweetness….if that baby pinches the back of my arm or grinds her four tiny teeth … Continue reading

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time machines

Mary calls watches time machines.

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misc

-I wish I could give up everything for Lent and succeed at doing so. By “everything”, I mean: TV, terrible food, soda, my iPhone, getting frustrated at my 2 1/2 year old… -I do eat terrible. Like, lots of sweets. … Continue reading

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Conversations with Mary

Mary is proving very difficult to get to sleep tonight. Mark and I have been taking turns with her. I was frustrated going in. And then, as she’s sitting on my lap in our orange recliner, she says: “Mama, you … Continue reading

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sisters

Today is a fun day. Haven’t been terribly productive, but Clare slept 1.5 hours in her crib this morning, we got out of the house for a far-too-brief playdate, and Mary’s ten-minute car nap leads to a long afternoon, but … Continue reading

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terrible, no-good days

The worst terrible, no-good days are the ones that seem like you’re doing good. Mary stayed in her own bed all night (which has been a fairly frequent issue), we played outside while Clare napped, I have homemade sweet potatoes … Continue reading

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OFFICIAL New Year’s Resolutions

1) One date a month with my husband 2) Read one book a month (preferably on my Kindle) 3) Spend 5 more minutes a day loving God (inspired by Fr Jack’s homily and an article shared by Mark’s Tia) That’s … Continue reading

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