NaBloPoMo 2013: My favourite day of the week

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Sleep Deprivation and a Dirty House

One of my very favorite things to do is read. I tend towards spurts. Meaning I can go weeks without reading and then I'll go weeks without stopping. I am currently coming out of a "spurt without stopping." Spurts of that sort result in sleep deprivation, a pile of TV to watch, and a dirty house. I believe it's totally worth it....more

The Sky (Oh, Wait, It's Just The Ceiling) Is Falling!

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It's soggy. But it's home.

This is my first post. I feel drawn to blogging because I am thinking that maybe if I write down all the bizarre things that happen in this tragi-comedy that is my life, it will make more sense. Get this: currently, I am sitting at my ailing, ancient (circa 2002) iMac with slightly damp feet because the water heater in  a closet in my apartment burst yesterday (or so I thought). ...more

Independence

Yesterday we went to the Folklife Festival at the National Mall. We decided to go before the sweltering hot days of July get here. It was fun. We had Bhutanese food and enjoyed the exhibits. ...more

Expecting the Unexpected

Today an AC technician finally made it to the house to check our unit. I have been trying to get our brand new AC fixed for two weeks. I was stood up twice, almost three times, but he finally made it. There is something about strangers in the house and the girl wanting their attention, or maybe not so much wanting their attention, but just getting "creative" in what she does to amuse herself. To read full content please visit my blog at http://4everamommy.blogspot.com ...more

The Fragility of Naps

Don't get me wrong. The girl is a great napper. Sometimes they happen at 11:00 AM sometimes they happen at 4:00 PM (depending on whether I've been out running around doing errands). The point is that she'll eventually take her nap and sometimes they could last 3 hours. However, I've discovered that toddler naps are very fragile. You can't mess with them too much when they are in progress. To read full post please visit my blog http://4everamommy.blogspot.com     ...more