Category: Mommy brain reminders

N is for nap

Dear Self, This is a reminder to never, ever, EVER underestimate the power of a nap. Remember Sunday? Yeah, there was church. Church starts at 11:20 a.m., and because we’re prepping for his upcoming baptism, we needed to be there for 11 a.m. (leaving… Continue Reading “N is for nap”

Need a sitter? Save time! Call …

Although I am not a mom yet, I have started to think hard about the P.E.T.B. Yup, that’s “People for the Ethical Treatment of Baby-sitters.” One of the great baby-sitters of our time, Claudia Kishi While having dinner with Little Sis last night, we… Continue Reading “Need a sitter? Save time! Call …”

Paperwork is the last thing you want to do, but …

In between the thank-you-card-writing and casserole-dish-returning — oh, and diapering and feeding and washing and stuff — new moms and dads also have some important paperwork. Here are five necessary “legal to-do’s” for after Baby is born … Apply for your your baby’s birth… Continue Reading “Paperwork is the last thing you want to do, but …”