Busy, Busy

My poor little neglected blog. I have been so busy the last few weeks, I  haven’t been very good about updating. It’s Spring Break here this week, so I’m only going to post once this week, but hopefully I’ll get back to it more regularly after that. Here’s a summary of what’s been going on. Penny Her foot seems healed. The stitches have finally dissolved. She still walks on the outer edge of her foot, so I’ll ask the orthopedic doctor about that at our next visit next week. She has also started her whining phase. She whines a lot. […]

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The Games We Play

When I was pregnant with Samantha, I had all these ideas floating around my mind about how amazing parenting was going to be.  I had visions of children in white dresses and neat ribbons in their hair, running through lush green meadows chasing bubbles and laughing.  These children would fall, never crying and never dirtying their clothes.  I had very Mayberry type dreams about the grand life of a parent. Then she was born.  And she didn’t sleep through the night and she didn’t like vegetables and she cried, sometimes for no reason. And I got some sense knocked into […]

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Musical Beds

We are in yet another bout of musical beds.  As of Monday night, I have decided it’s out of hand and time to enforce an everyone sleeps in their own bed policy. This was the situation Monday night.  I went to bed shortly after the girls.  Sean took Ella to potty when he went to bed and brought her into our room where she commenced loud breathing.  She doesn’t snore, but she breathes really loud. Really. So, I moved to her bed.  Samantha woke up and moved into Ella’s twin bed with me. Then the dog decided she needed to […]

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