Category: Maternity leave

Before I go to sleep …

You guys, I am committing the ultimate Mommy crime right now. I am not sleeping — or even trying to sleep — while the baby is sleeping. Just now, I got out of bed and crept to the laptop to write this post. I… Continue Reading “Before I go to sleep …”

Maternity leave: the best of times and the worst of times

I’ve been trying to organize my thoughts on maternity leave for a while now.  It’s hard, because some days I am bursting with love and contentment and yayyyy for being on maternity leave, and other days I am a crumpled mess of this-sucks-so-bad-ness. So… Continue Reading “Maternity leave: the best of times and the worst of times”

Screen scene

Baby Boy and I often go to the Mommy/Baby movies at the local theatres. I love them because (A) it’s a chance to get out of the house, (B) I love watching movies, and (C) it’s a chance to get out of the house.… Continue Reading “Screen scene”

My very important meeting

Once upon a time, my Google appointment calendar was filled with actual … I don’t know, appointments? Meetings, errands, dinners, lunches. Today? I open it up and am greeted by a very important reminder for my next “meeting” …

A day in the life

Now that I’m a SAHM (and wife), no one asks how I spend my days. Everyone knows that I’m obviously taking care of the baby, but I feel like most people don’t realize how all-consuming that actually is. And truthfully, sometimes I feel like I’m… Continue Reading “A day in the life”