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’m a cat person. In fact, this was very nearly a cat blog instead of a mommy blog. Occasionally, cat-themed posts have still found their way in, like that time I was trying to figure out why hating cats is so popular. I even started pulling them in order to start a separate kitty blog until I figured out how maintaining both would […]Read More Everyone In Our House Has A Cat
I swear I just watched this scene play out…Read More Roger and Douglas (Cats vs. Dogs)
Having chickens that you’ve held since chick-hood means having some pretty tame chickens. Hester and Rosie race up to us whenever we go into the backyard so we can pet them. I managed to capture these charming photos of Brontë snuggling Hester on the backyard baby gate. What I didn’t manage to capture, despite my best efforts, was […]Read More We Have the Tamest Chickens Ever
My daughter Brontë recently started attending preschool. It was high time for her to go (she really wants to make friends with other children), but for me, it was bittersweet. It’s the end of an era: the World of Just Mommy and Brontë. It means she won’t stay a little girl forever. Someday she will […]Read More What’s Up With All the Peanut Allergies?
It feels like if we work harder to create a clean environment, we should be rewarded with a healthier child. Harder work should equal a better result, yet science supports the theory that a little dirt is good.Read More Americans Are Too Damn Clean, Part 1; Bronte Continues to Try the Cats’ Patience