November 2006

like a bowlful of jelly

November 29, 2006

Okay, I’m getting a little sick of being so fat. And to all of you moms and other helpful people out there I know it’s going to go away slowly and I know it’s not that bad and I know I’m close to my weight before I had her but IT’S NOT ENOUGH, I STILL […]

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giving thanks…or not

November 29, 2006

At this moment my husband AND my baby are cuddled up on the couch sleeping for a nap. They are absolutely the most precious things in my life. It was a stark contrast to the feeling that this time of the year often stirs in people. At this time, you hear, depression and suicide are […]

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cry baby

November 14, 2006

Have you ever seen the movie “Cry Baby” from the 80’s? It was on at a sleepover I was invited to in 6th grade, and although I didn’t see much of it I do remember a scene where the heroine and her man (okay, I’m kind-of making this up) break up and she’s so sad […]

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mom’s the word

November 9, 2006

Anytime I am out anywhere with Helena (who, by the way, is getting her second tooth and she’s only 5 months and one week old, poor baby), there are comments being made. And this was the case even when I was pregnant–people always offering advice, suggestions, comments… I try now as I tried then to […]

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peas on earth

November 7, 2006

Remember to vote today! It’s election day–mid-term election day–so go out and vote and make sure you do…only about 40% of people usually turn out for mid-terms. In other very important news, we began to eat this week! Okay, by “we” I mean Helena (I am obviously having no problem with eating, as I still […]

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getting around to it

November 3, 2006

Well, I’ve finally begun a blog, which both my mom and my dad (divorced) agree upon…and when they agree on something you can bet it’s a good idea. Except for George W. (Sorry, mom and dad.) Anyway, they wanted me to write about being a mommy. A little background: I am the proud mommy of […]

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