Top things to never do/say to your labor and delivery nurse…

Hey, I have my very detailed birthing plan here. (You are so asking for trouble on this one — it is Murphy’s Law that you will end up with an emergency c/section at three o’clock in the morning, or you will suddenly find yourself humiliated as, at 1 cm dilated, you turn into a raving lunatic who is screaming for her epidural — trust me on this, I have seen it way too many times. Just let things flow naturally and be open to what comes.) Can I have my mom, my mother-in-law, my two sisters, my best friend and […]

If only I could get something done!!

Okay, so I took this week off at work to get my house organized. It’s January, right? “Getting organized” is the second resolution most people go for in the New Year. I bet you already know the first one, right? Ding, ding — you guessed it, lose weight! Yeah, whatever. That one is a lost cause for me — although if I do happen to lose 30 pounds this year, you will see LOTS of pictures of me on this blog. No false humility here… So, here it is, my third day off of work and I have accomplished… Hmm, […]

So you can get a peek into our sophisticated life…

Yep, here I am, blogging away. I resisted for a long while, but I eventually caved. It isn’t so much for the “my blog’s better than your blog” thing, although I know that is important for some of the competitive among you, so much as for the creative outlet. I know that some of my friends’ blogs are way more creative than mine, so don’t go there with me!! Just a few short minutes a day and I can express myself creatively, without pulling out the scrapbook stuff or taking an underwater basketweaving class. So this will be an online […]