I’m a {oxy}moron

My children have never had a drop of formula. Never once has their meal come from a bottle. Until around 4-5 months, I am their sole source of nourishment. Slowly infant cereal and pureed baby food are added to their diet, but the nursing continues to at least one year... At which time they are … Continue reading I’m a {oxy}moron


Hospitals, Birthdays and M&Ms

Last week did not turn out at all as I had planned. Thursday morning I ended up in the ER with Silas because he was having difficulty breathing. For five hours I listened to the emergencies of people around me: a 90-year-old man with a fall from an injury, who hated doctors and hospitals because … Continue reading Hospitals, Birthdays and M&Ms

Now, I have no excuse not to clean the toilet…

My computer is working again! When I thought that it was dead I felt despair...and relief. Why relief? I've been praying about giving up blogging, Facebook and Twitter. There's so much pressure to keep up. More than just putting my thoughts out there for others; social media involves commenting on others sites, responding to comments … Continue reading Now, I have no excuse not to clean the toilet…

Why I Sold My iPhone

This weekend I sold my iPhone. {sigh} I'm very sad. Now, before you go judging me for being all materialistic, which I am, I want to let you know that as a SAHM my iPhone was my life-line to friends and family. I kept up with people on Twitter and Facebook. I shared photos of … Continue reading Why I Sold My iPhone