Carsten went to my sister’s house for a few days. Our main form of communication is texting, which is frustrating sometimes! So, I decided to mess with her a little… (my texts are in blue) Looks like the joke’s on me! She was actually enjoying our conversation! HA!
Love is wearing a stinky face mask for 20 mins because your daughter wants to get a facial with you and actually taking pictures of said activity and sharing it on the interweb. Now you know that my secret for staying so darn cute is wearing a clay face mask that makes me look like … More What is love?
So, what do you do when you lose your leverage? Because I am completely baffled. All of Cody’s life we have heard teacher after teacher tell us how smart he was. But, it was always like this: “Cody is very smart, however he doesn’t apply himself.” or “Cody is very smart and does very well in … More Leverage
So, Carsten is a tween now. Tweens are more challenging than I remember. Or maybe tween girls are more challenging than tween boys? Or maybe I am just OLD. Recently Carsten decided to give a little neighbor girl a makeover. She considers herself an expert on all things beauty now…. evidenced by her make up,hair … More Tween’ing
You know what people don’t tell you? That having children will break your heart into a million pieces. Or that sometimes, your kids will actually laugh at you WHILE they are breaking your heart into a million pieces. I knew that when I was a teenager, I did things to my parents, at times I … More Blah
Last week was a pretty big week for me…. my son started his senior year in high school. The first day of school I was an irrational mess. By mid-afternoon I was sitting on my son’s bed, staring at the ceiling and crying because I never got him a ceiling fan. Yes. An effin’ … More Lasts
Her – Mom, what’s for dinner? Me – Chicken Pesto Stuffed Shells Her – What is in that? Me – Chicken…. Pesto….. Cheese….. stuffed into shells….. Her – Ummm….. does it have to be in SHELLS? Me – Well, what else would I put that into? Her – Well…. aren’t our teeth going to break trying to eat … More Conversations with My Daughter
Sleepovers Mar 2, ’07 11:05 PM for Mel ‘s friends and Mel ‘s family Last night Carsten had her first slumber party. Her little friend C was turning six, and she had a princess party. So, off Carsten went with her princess sleeping bag and princess pillow and princess pajamas. She even picked out princess … More Sleepovers
My daughter talks too much. Feb 11, ’07 11:22 PM for Mel ‘s friends and Mel ‘s family We are sick over here. Carsten has brochiolitis or something like that, (I do know how to spell, it ISN’T bronchitis, just something like it) so she is home from school today. I usually don’t mind when … More Conversations with Carsten….