Month: October 2010

New Nickname

Nicknames are important for several reasons. 1) I don’t want to use my children’s real names in my blog. 2) Nicknames are fun. Or at least they are for other people. I really prefer not to be called a nickname. 3) I’m southern, doesn’t…

Day at the Mall

Yesterday, we decided to venture out to the mall and spent the morning at the Twin Oaks Mall.  I had researched, before our trip, the mall and found they had a play area.  We figured if we couldn’t find anything else in the area,…

That Nice Man Fixed Our House!

This trip has been all sorts of comical.  What else could you say about traveling 650 miles with two kids?  This morning, I set off the smoke detector in our room cooking “easter eggs” (eggs if you’re not Bug) for breakfast (we are staying…

Can You Do This? (I hope not…)

Two year olds are really incredible little creatures. Case in point:

Why Are We Here?

You might wonder why we are spending the last two weeks of my maternity leave in Detroit. Well, the answer is easy, because we can! Super is here for a while working and we had the opportunity to come and visit for two weeks,…

Today Has Been Epic…

Today has been pretty darn epic. Epic in a good way and in a not so good way, but mostly good. As a working Mom I don’t get to spend multiple “all” days with my girls, even on maternity leave Bug went to preschool…

Where are you from?

I have been in Michigan less than 24 hours and have already been asked where I am from…. ha!  More on why I’m in Michigan later. At breakfast this morning, Miss R was being very fussy so rather than be one of those parents,…