Monthly Archives: February 2012

More of the ick.

This post will contain graphic references to vomit. We have TWO BABIES, people, what did you expect? Feel free to skip if you are of the weak of stomach. So Emmeline vomited (womited — am I the only All Creatures Great and Small fan out there? I always hear “vomiting” as “womiting” in my head) […]

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The hits keep on coming: Part one.

So here, at last, is our first big behavioral challenge. While Emme’s picky eating is a pain, in the end, she really only hurts herself. But now my kids are trying to hurt each other. And their parents. And their nanny. And basically anyone who gets in the way of their having something they want […]

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I [heart] links.

It was a sad, sad day when I found Hammacher Schlemmer’s selection of backyard toys.  I want this, this, and this.  I mean, $6000 for an inflatable, climbable iceberg seems reasonable. Thrifted chalkboard table! So stinking smart! SWOON! I knew there was a reason I was hoarding all of that crochet trim. (That website, BTW, is a treasure trove of the girliest, fanciest baby […]

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A day on the town.

One time, while I was home visiting my parents in Little Rock, we took my nieces to the Little Rock Zoo. There’s an elephant there who probably lives a miserable life: his penned area is about the size of my apartment and there’s nothing for him to do except walk. In a circle. Again and […]

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I [heart] links.

Sometimes I dream about what it will be like when I get to decorate a room all for Emme. I’m sorry, but decorating for a boy just isn’t as thrilling for me. This clock is being added to my daydreams.  Clever book storage.  Ooh! Ooh! Bookmarking! Healthy lunch options for kids. Ohhhhhhh…I wonder if we […]

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