Archive for September, 2006

My bedtime ritual

Friday, September 29th, 2006

The last thing that I do before going to bed at night is check on the kids. After I brush my teeth and take out my contact lenses, I always look in on my munchkins one last time. I usually check Tad first. He’s a funny sleeper. Ever since he could roll over, he’s preferred […]

What day was today?

Thursday, September 28th, 2006

So, I just checked my driver’s license and it says that today is my birthday, and I’m still legal. Good to know. Actually, today is the 28th, and I’m turning… 28. This is very cool, in a geeky sort of way. Incidentally, my 10 year high school reunion is happening next month. As a part […]

The dinner meltdown

Wednesday, September 27th, 2006

The Munchkin refused to take a nap yesterday. (cue the music from “Jaws”) I put her down at a decent time, right after I popped Tad into his crib. After her CD, which was about 45 minutes long, was over, she got out of bed and came to find me. “Mommy, I awake,” she said […]

Growing up is hard

Tuesday, September 26th, 2006

I’m not exactly sure what caught the Munchkin’s fancy on this, but she wanted to work on her letters today. Specifically, the letter “A”. She and I have worked on “writing” her letters before – meaning that she holds the crayon and I guide her hand to do the writing – but this became a […]