That Time I Made Noah’s Doctor Appointment All About Me

Noah and Momma

I took Noah to his 2-year checkup two days ago. His shots were current, but he needed to get his finger pricked. They had a hard time getting enough blood to fill the vial, but once they did it seemed like his finger started bleeding like crazy. He didn’t want to keep his band-aid on, and he was throwing a fit. Once we were alone in the exam room, Noah managed to get the band-aid off and started bleeding all {Read More}

Snow Day


Since none of the major social media networks allow gifs, I’ll just have to share this here. Thanks, Google magic!  

21 Months

21 Months Old

Noah, I have not written directly to you since you were 5-months old. A lot has changed since then. You are beginning to string two and three word sentences together. “Mama, come ‘ere!” “I ‘no know!” “Thank you, Daddy.” Your teacher says you have the best manners of all the children in your class. You regularly say, “please,” “thank you,” and “you’re welcome!” You’re beginning to use your imagination. You love stuffed animals. You will feed your animals, and give {Read More}

A Decent Proposal

Domain Squatting, Inc

So, I decided to build a website for my sister as her Christmas present. (To my knowledge she doesn’t read my blog or follow me on social media, so I think I’m okay revealing that here.) My sister is an artist and a model. For her work she uses the name Katie Marie. So, I thought I would try to buy the domain Unfortunately, this domain has been purchased. Lucky for me — it’s for sale! I requested a {Read More}

Christine and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

It's Not So Bad

I began writing this post several days ago, but it’s been completely re-written. I like the title though, so it stays. I thought I was having a bad week, but in all honesty it isn’t that bad.  Last week I found out that I was 5 weeks pregnant, but unfortunately I miscarried this week. I was sad and disappointed, but now I’ve accepted it and am ready to move on. I miscarried before having Noah. I experienced bleeding in my {Read More}