• Kid Pics,  Oprah,  Skyler

    The Death of Me

    I’m a little melancholy at the moment.  First, because my darling husband left early this morning for Minneapolis for business and won’t be returning until late Friday night.  I am not so much sad because of how deeply I love him and will miss him, but because the rat bastard has left me in the unfortunate position of acting the part of a single parent for the next 72 hours.  Which means that I have to deal with this (among other things) all by my lonesome self: Try going head to head with that death glare with no back up -I dare you.  3 year olds are frightening.  They smell fear, exhaustion and…

  • Kid Pics,  Skyler

    Introducing Skyler

    I’m back again.  Already.  I know-it’s been less than 24 hours and I’m here posting again.  I can’t help it-I’m all jazzed up about this whole me writing a blog thing and the cathartic-ness of releasing all of the crazy contents of  my head is just so…tantalizing.  I feel a little bit like a psycho overzealous girl that went on one date with a guy and the next day starts planning their wedding and naming their unborn children and calling his mother “mom.”  Or like that annoying chick in high school that chases after you all day long demanding that you sign her yearbook.  “These are memories frozen in time, people!” (Name…