Happy New Year!!!

There are less than 30 minutes left of 2012 (Eastern Time), and I am sad to see it end. 2012 was a great year!  I became a mother, and a better and happier person as a result.  I hope is … Continue reading

I Found Shea Moisture Olive and Marula

Oh my word! I found it! After searching for months, I found the Shea Moisture Olive and Marula baby wash and lotion at the Target in Downtown Minneapolis! I could not believe it!  I literally shrieked with excitement.  A few … Continue reading

Kicked My Pediatrician to the Curb!

Before my son was born,  my husband and I interviewed a couple of doctors my OB/GYN recommended.   We settled on an older doctor who has been in practice for ages, spent half his career working as a researcher, and is … Continue reading

Catching Up

So many things have happened since the last time I wrote… My son was sick for three weeks, and that was not only stressful but physically draining on the whole family.  The little guy was feeling in the dumps, and … Continue reading

Did I Do That?

This morning, my son woke up feeling better than he has in days.  He’s still sick and a little lethargic, but he is now well enough to give me tons of hugs and kisses.  He is a really affectionate child, … Continue reading

Air Fare Sale!

If you are unable to see your family this Christmas, visit them for the New Year! Jet Blue is having a fare sale today and tomorrow.  Here are the rules. Book December 11–12, 2012 (the earlier of 11:59 PM ET … Continue reading

When “Ear Infection” Turns Out to be Flu!

Yesterday evening, through this morning, my husband and I spent a total of nine hours in the emergency room with our son. It is the third time this week I’ve taken him to the doctor. On Monday I was told … Continue reading

Terrible 2s

My sister’s friend posted this pic for my son on Facebook. LOL!  This picture kind of looks like him, and he has a similar outfit.  I’m especially tickled because, as my older sister can attest to from our visit over … Continue reading