I used to consider myself an introvert until I met my husband and started having conversations like the one we had last week. We were driving to our very first Back-To-School night because Brontë is starting Kindergarten. It’s a milestone, so I was pretty excited. But my husband seemed out of sorts. He kept braking […]Read More Ice, Ice Baby (AKA- Introverted Dog People)
Lately, I’ve been admiring the Weekly Roundups some of my fellow bloggers have been posting and I want to try it too! But here’s my spin: I’d like to share a few funny exchanges I had with my weird kids this week, then mention some reactions the week’s topics: Our Ridiculous Dog Brontë (looking very […]Read More Weekly Weirdness
I swear I just watched this scene play out…Read More Roger and Douglas (Cats vs. Dogs)
The house we moved into a couple of months ago has a big, beautiful orange tree in the backyard. I know the oranges weren’t ripe when we first moved in because my daughter Bridget would compulsively pick them before running over to me–screaming “ORANGE PLEASE” like she was warning me about an impending Viking attack–until I peeled them. […]Read More Squirrel Power!
Have you ever done something that you thought was a SUPER WONDERFUL IDEA only to later see that same SUPER WONDERFUL IDEA as proof there’s something wrong with your brain? See, we’ve been going through an extremely stressful few months around here trying to sell our house and buy one at the same time. Trying to bid […]Read More Pillow Feathers and Turds and Dogs With Rebellious Ears
So we’ve had Douglas the chihuahua/terrier/something for about a week now and I have to tell you, he’s driving me nuts. Don’t get me wrong. He IS sweet and adorable and will cuddle up to you at night and really, really means well, but I’m having a rough time with his berserker dog energies. I’m beyond certain this […]Read More Where I Sick My Toddler on Our Obnoxious Dog