Archive for March, 2011


Thursday, March 31st, 2011


I thought I’d finally earned the priviledge of going to the bathroom by myself with both of my children old enough not to scream and pound at the door…

But there’s not much Fred seems to enjoy more than laying at my feet by the potty. Plus, just like with a toddler, I know he’s not destroying the rest of the house while I do my business.


Tuesday, March 29th, 2011



If you’ve been to the restaurant where I’m sitting right now, you will instantly recognize their cupcakes.

Sophie attacks a cake almost as big as her head -knife AND fork required. Oh, and let’s not even consider the high quantities of artificial coloring present.

Julie can make a cupcake disappear in the blink of an eye. The hair is a little scary – she’s desperately trying to grow it out and simultaneously refusing to brush it. I’ve chosen not to battle this one for now.