The Best Made Plans Require a Plan B

Where have you been?  I know. I’ve completely neglected my digital baby to prepare for the birthday party of my breathing baby!  Now, you see why I only have one!? The munchkin is crazy over Yo Gabba Gabba, so I decided to make it her theme. Ahhhh. A summer birthday; Perfect for the park! Problem #1: YGG…

The Weather Isn’t the Only Thing that Changes Rapidly

It’s raining. And I’m loving it. A departure from my usual “aw man” response to the wet weather, I’m reclaiming my childhood exuberance and combining it with my adult responsibilities that will simply have to take a pause for the day. Remember running in the rain? Making out in the rain? Dancing in the water…

Proud Mommy Moments

Genesis: “Crawl with me, Mama.” Mama: “Sorry, baby. Mommy is not able to crawl with you.” Genesis strokes my gloved hand and says, “It’s ok, Mama. It’s ok.” — Genesis: “Heeeeeeead, shoulders, knees and toes. Knees and toes.” Mama sings along, making all of the gestures while pointing to my toes. Genesis: “Heeeeeeead, shoulders, knees…