Are the stars misaligned?

Sunday, I found out my oldest uncle died from a heart attack. It was quick and painless for him, not so for the rest of the family.

Monday, I had a lonGGGG drive home from Florida (11 hours), 2 hours longer than it needed to be, complete with upset stomach, headache and sick child. And [...]

Phases of this Little Girl’s Room

A month ago, when Mr.Tot was out of town on business for a week, I invited a few friends from the neighborhood and their kids to have a sleepover. It was our first GIRLs night in/kid sleepover – a chance for us girls to get together and hang out, without hiring babysitters. It was rather [...]

Tot Turns Four

The Tot is turning 4 this next week, and we had the party today. I am toast. Mr.Tot and I did our usual bustle and hustle to make it all happen, and I survived fairly well. UNTIL. Afterwards Tot wanted to play. I’m not sure if it was just the straw that broke the camel’s [...]

We’re Baaaackkkk

You may or may not have noticed that I haven’t blogged in over a month. There’s a reason for that, aside from my 2-mile long TO DO list of TAXES (done!!!), photo-card business work, BIG party preparations for someone who’s soon to be the big FOUR, and the usual-but-I-don’t-want-it-to-be-usual assortment of cleaning up cat pee, [...]