We all have one relative who makes life difficult. Who questions every decision you make, and who packs your bags for the guilt trip when you do something they disagree with. Of course, there's a holiday coming up, and I decided to travel. I'm not actually traveling for the holiday, but for a family celebration… Continue reading We All Have One Relative…
This week is a light writing week, due to holiday adventures. Tomorrow is Independence Day, perhaps America's most important holiday as a country. The day we secured our right to govern ourselves, a country separate from Britain. As the memes have been saying "The Original #Brexit". Or as I think to myself sadly, a holiday… Continue reading Independence Day
My son is only five months old, and his closest "friend" is seven months. I love our "Mommy" dates, where I get together with my current best friend and we let our kids lay in the same area while we talk and do things. I only say "current" best friend because I move around a… Continue reading Babies Will Be Babies
As promised, a quick update on the prosecco and cherry poptarts: absolutely delicious! Now onward, to today's topic. We have taken our baby swimming a few times now, and it has been a source of fun and anxiety for me. Each time we get into the water I wonder if this is the time he… Continue reading Swimming With Baby
It's actually Sunday as I write this. You see, my birthday is Monday this year and I always treat it like a holiday. This year is no different. I will continue to do nothing strenuous as long as I can on my birthday. Since I am accountable to be nowhere in particular, I have that… Continue reading What Do You Want For Your Birthday?
It's been a while since I wrote an update on my diet and exercise journey. This blog also publishes each post I make to my Monster Mama Facebook page and Twitter account. The last time I posted an accountability update, someone sent a private message to the Facebook account saying: "I don't want to embarrass… Continue reading Update: The Exercise Journey
Monday was a bit of a rough day in the Monster household. I took Monster Da-da to therapy with Baby Monster and me. Both my therapist and I thought it was a good idea for him to gain a better understanding of my most recent issues - the fear of transferring my anxiety to my… Continue reading Kit-Kat Bar, Anyone?