Archive for February, 2009

Birthday Boy


Seth turned 6 this week.I went to his school and had a birthday party for him in his classroom. It was so sweet.He loved wearing his cool Birthday Boy cap that I had made up for him, and helped me dish out the cupcakes and cookies for his classmates.He's such ...

Date Nite…a "quickie"


I don't do this enough....or hardly at all for that matter.My husband and I got a babysitter tonight for a few hours so we could have a belated Valentine's dinner out. It was lovely. We had French food in an adult restaurant, complete with candlelight and white ...

Mom Meltdown


I had a total mom meltdown yesterday.I feel like I'm 48 going on 8.My son had a playdate here. It was supposed to be at a friend's house, but plans got changed last minute, and they wound up at our house. It was the second playdate with this particular friend, ...

Valentine’s Day & A High School State of Mind


It's Valentine's Day.What do you have on tap?My husband is working today....tax season....and then we have errands to run later.So, it's me and Seth hangin' at the moment...and he's being very good company today. Often he can get a bit naggy asking me incessantly, "what are we doing today?" But, ...

More Than One


Seth was off from school yesterday, and he had a playdate with a girl in his kindergarten class.It was our first time getting together with them. The kids played nicely, and I enjoyed getting to know the mom.She was my kinda gal. Lots to talk about. Introspective. Holistic health-minded. Studying ...