Listen kiddo! You didn't do it! You can fake a lot of things in this world but pooping in the potty is not one of them. The proof is in the bowl.
Tonight (and every night) we are desperately trying to get 2.5 year old Miss M to sleep in her big girl bed in her big girl room. She was doing so well for months but then approximately one month ago, she decided that she will only sleep in our bed and there is nothing we … Continue reading Toddler Bedtime Battles: The “PLEASE Sleep in your own Bed!” Saga Continues…
These days, just the thought of bedtime makes me cringe. Crazy, right? Bedtime has turned into such a stressful and exhausting process in our home. We have had the same bedtime routine since the beginning of "bedtimes" in this house. We bathe both kiddos with a delicious smelling homemade baby wash that I make myself with … Continue reading Stubborn & Sleepless “Swuggles”…The Resident 2 Year Old is Running this Place…into the Ground
Last night after working a 12 hour day that I drove an hour to and an hour home from, I was really excited to call Hubby and find out that Miss M had woken up and he was having trouble getting her back to sleep... not (entirely) because he was getting a taste of my … Continue reading Working Mama Meets Sick Baby: Trying to Keep All Balls in the Air during this Crazy Juggle
After a hectic Monday, I picked the babes up from daycare and assessed their moods and hunger levels as I put them in the car. They didn't seem overly tired or starving so I figured we would survive a trip to the grocery store. We needed groceries. I had just finished my 8th work day … Continue reading AA to X-Ray: How one Monday Night Turned from Hectic to Terrifying
As we finished dinner I realized that I had forgotten to go out and buy more baby wash AGAIN! We have been out of it for almost a week. I've been to the grocery store at least a million times, TarJay 3 times and the drug store once and every single time I forget to buy … Continue reading Online Toiletry Shopping: If It Makes Bath Time, Bed Time and Life Just a Tiny Bit Easier… I’ll Try It!
What a beautiful weekend! Warm days filled with sunshine and blue skies meant for lots of outdoor play! I spent a ridiculous amount of time raking up all of the leaves we had neglected to clean up in the fall while 11 month old Mr. C had his first ride in the baby swing and … Continue reading Summertime… and the Livin’ is Easy… (Because Dinner Messes can be Cleaned up with a Hose!)