Oh, they serve food at McDonald’s?

A little over a year ago, Princess Rapunzel was invited to her bff’s birthday party. She was so excited to show me the invitation when I picked her up from daycare. Her friend was turning 4 and we were invited to celebrate with her! At McDonald’s… For Happy Meals and the PlayPlace… In the middle of flu…

You know you’re a mom when…

My friends that don’t have (or don’t yet have) kids often talk about all of the things they don’t-think-they-could-slash-wouldn’t-want-to-handle that typically come along with having kids. These things very often include such items as: Being puked on. Being peed on. Being pooped on. Getting no sleep. Pushing a baby out. The list can go on……

The post of Christmas past

‘Tis five days before Christmas and I’m holding back tears Just thinking how the holiday has changed o’er the years. I remember like yesterday Christmas two-thousand-nine, I was tired and bloated and couldn’t drink wine. We gathered with family and shared our big news: For the next seven months, I couldn’t drink booze! A baby!!…