2.5

Ollie is officially 2.5…going on 5. I’ve admitted this to some lately but this is honestly my favorite age. Partly it is seeing the contrast with his brother ....more

Operation: Sugar GTFO

About 2 years ago, while delaying with my hobo, I binge watched food documentaries. I learned a lot. Ever since, I watch more of what I eat ....more

I guess we’re potty training?

Ollie has been going to the potty (toilet actually. He is very PC.) in his 2 yr old class after diaper changes for 6 months. Not always “going” but just sitting as part of the routine ....more

Baby sleep…it gets better

I am going to blame SAD for the influx of traffic to my 4 month sleep regression post. It’s cold. It’s dark ....more

From Baby to Boy in Photos

Ollie’s curls were getting bushy. When wet, his hair came to his shoulders. It would get into his eyes ....more

My Top 8 Albums of 2014

This year I felt like I’ve gotten some groove back. I am finding myself experimenting with new stations on my streaming services and finding great new sounds and groups. There are a ton of tracks I have liked (you can see those here) but I thought I would narrow down my top 5 8...more

That Time I Scared the Hell Out of My Kid

I’m going to tell you a story. This story may be very polarizing in response. You may think I am the meanest/worst mom ever OR you may high five your computer screen and send me a Starbucks twitter coffee (a girl can dream) ....more

5 Things You Didn’t Know You Wanted

Until Now! I don’t do gift guides (well I did one for 2 year olds years ago but I digress) but I have found some things lately from OTHER gift guides that I went “well damn, that’s awesome”. I’m not going to moan on and on in an intro paragraph…let’s just get to it: A Battery Charging device – So you updated to iOS8 and now your battery is pathetic ....more

Why Girls Can Code Even If Mattel Doesn’t Think So

Earlier this week, the link started pouring in to me. Emails, Twitter, Facebook. “HAVE YOU SEEN THIS?!” Mattel came out with a book “I can be a computer engineer” ....more

Things I Love – La Shish

About 7 years ago the boys at work let me tag along to their lunch. It was to a Lebanese and Greek...more