My friend Grandma

Well, we just got back from our week-long vacation to Colorado to visit my family for Christmas. Highlights (and some lowlights), in chronological order: 1) My sisters held an eyebrow party, wherein they waxed and plucked mine to perfection. Boy, was that overdue. 2) To complete the makeover, I got a kickin’ new haircut. My […]

Twice in one month

Well, I said I don’t usually do these, but I was thinking the other night that I hadn’t blogged in a while, but I was drawing a blank as to what to write about. Not that nothing’s happening, but everything I thought of writing about was either too whiny or too personal. So here’s another […]

As it turns out

Duplo is allergic to wool. My dad is too, which I never knew. Today I held him during his nap (long story) while wearing a new sweater. Duplo woke up with hives all over his arms, legs, and face. Luckily we figured it out quickly with the help from my mom. After a quick bath, […]

Running Errands

One of the biggest surprises for me about having kids is how hard it is to get out of the house to run errands. It’s just such a huge project. Things that used to take an hour tops now take twice or three times that long. Everything takes careful planning and preparation, and even then, […]

Eventful day

I should have blogged about this yesterday, but I was busy and getting sick, so I didn’t get to it until now. 1) Lego is 90% potty trained! On Sunday, he started trying to pee on the potty and succeeding! He did it at least half a dozen times, but not every time he had […]