… Was Monday, March 30, 2015. I will remember it forever as it was one of the hardest days of my life. It was also surprisingly cathartic, and while emotionally draining, positive in more ways than I could have ever imagined. The weekend going into it was sort of a mess. I had just gotten … More The Day I Quit My Job to be a Stay-at-Home-Mom …
We recently traveled to visit my in-laws for Thanksgiving with Bruce, now 18 months old. For my Type A, scheduled, systematic personality, it was about as hideous as I expected. 1. A two hour delayed flight to DC well past bedtime resulted in screaming, running, unconfined chaos throughout the airport. My husband had recently let me know … More Thankful for Thanksgiving Toddler Travels
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?