Co-Sleeping

Co-Sleeping

Hello Humans. Sorry for the brief hiatus! We've been over here just living life and enjoying family time. We've had a busy few weeks with work, Husband's schoolwork, and just normal family activities. 2 weeks of recap [cue the fast forward music]: Ran around like a crazy person because I had to go to New [...]

Deep Thoughts While Watching Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood

Deep Thoughts While Watching Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood

*POTTY MOUTH DISCLAIMER: These are unfiltered thoughts. My inner monologue swears like a sailor. Actually, I just swear like a sailor. So fair warning.* MC is absolutely obsessed with Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood. She will drop everything and run over if she hears the theme song playing. We also use Daniel Tiger to bribe her into [...]

D-I-Why?

D-I-Why?

You know, for someone who claims to be creative and artistic, I cannot DIY to save my life. I just don't have the eye for it. I see Ikea furniture, and I think to myself, "does this malm line make me look frat*?" not "wow, if I just shiplap the side of it and add [...]

Weekend Warriors

Weekend Warriors

It was unseasonably warm and beautiful in DC this weekend, so we took full advantage of the sunshine! Husband had the great idea to go to the National Zoo, so we packed up our stuff and headed that way after his Saturday morning class was over. Quick break here - Mamas of 18-24month olds: Does [...]

Working Mama

Working Mama

I'm a working mama, and I feel guilty every single day I get in my car and drive the 30 miles to work. It's starting to get harder and harder as MC gets older since now she's aware of her surroundings. This morning she held her arms out and started crying while repeating "mama, mama, [...]

Playing Tourist

Playing Tourist

We're very lucky to live right by the Nation's Capitol, and I think most of the time I really take it for granted. I was born and raised here and after a while you get desensitized to the monuments, and you've gone to all of the Smithsonian museums by the time you're 10. [Husband is [...]