Several years ago, well before children were even on the radar and shortly after Dean and I got married, we attended a friend’s wedding overseas. The bride, someone dear to my heart, was getting married in her childhood home of Worcester, England, and several of us girlfriends were coming from the U.S for the event, one of whom … More Let’s talk about sex, baby.
Something happened this weekend that made me question my decision to stay at home. Dean got back Friday from a two-week business trip, and despite the house being a lot quieter and tidier, Bruce and I were very happy to welcome our whirlwind home. After about 24 hours of utter bliss and contentment at having my … More Am I Losing Control if I Become a Stay at Home Mom?
Note the key word here is “hope.” I don’t have any delusions that it’s going to be easy to trade in my heels for flip flops every day. I know better than to assume I’ll be eating bonbons and watching the Days of Our Lives (is that still on?) while the baby naps peacefully. I … More 10 Things I Hope I’ll Do When I’m a Stay-at-Home Mom
A couple months ago my husband and I had a rare date night. We went to Coltivare (fabulous) and hadn’t even gotten our drinks yet from the bar when we were seated. Hubs and I had been having a lot of marital stress over the past several weeks, and I had been feeling overwhelmed by … More Decision Made: I’m Quitting My Job to be a Stay At Home Mom