The Costco Bathroom

  There are zillions of things that I love about motherhood. There are countless activities that I adore doing with my three zany monkeys. Visiting the Costco bathroom just isn’t one of them. When you have three boys who eat like there’s a six-foot long tapeworm growing in their bellies, you tend to spend a…

Hospitals are just so…delicious.

  If you’ve had a chance to read my blog over the last couple of days, you know all about how Ro-Ro came face-to-face with our hardwood floor and lost miserably. Well, in a bit of a follow up to that post, yesterday was the big day that all six of his stitches were removed by…

Valentine’s Day is the new Christmas.

Cal has two great loves – drawing and girls. He’s been that way right from the very beginning. Even as a baby, he would flutter his long eyelashes at females and smile in a way that would just make them putty in his tiny baby hands. As soon as he could hold a crayon, he was creating…

Back away from the decorative candles!!

I’ll admit it – I like candles. A lot. I like them dotted all over our bedroom. I like them lining the sides of the bathtub. I like them in the center of the dining table in big, glass hurricane holders and I like them scattered all over my bookcases.  Heck, I’d probably even put one in my car…

Where’s my brain, Mommy?

I was helping Ro-Ro put on his pajamas last night when he suddenly held up his arms and yelled, “Mommy! Stop!!” I jumped back in shock. What just happened? Did I scrape him with my fingernail? Accidentally pull his hair when I was putting on his shirt? Somehow hurt his leg when he was taking off his shorts?…

Mr. Happy and his GINORMOUS temper tantrum.

Yesterday morning, Ro-Ro and I were driving along in our car and chatting about how warm and sunny it was outside. “The sun’s really yellow today,” Ro-Ro commented. “And it’s kinda warm outside!” “Yes, it is!” I agreed, sounding especially perky. You can’t help but feel happy and carefree when the last of the snow has melted…