Surviving Parenthood with Doodles, Art, Bright Colors, and Good Vibes (mostly)

Month: March 2017

Hard Work Pays Off!

Hard Work Pays Off!

Today has been a rough day for this mama. We had to have our car serviced, so we were stuck at home all day. I find that if we don’t get out in the morning, my entire day falls into the exhaustion black hole. So […]

World’s Tiniest Violin

World’s Tiniest Violin

Parenthood is essentially an exercise in determining how much grief you can take. My almost-four-year-old is all about testing boundaries. I suppose I’ll be enjoying this peachy behavior for the next 15 or so years. My son is no better, but in the climbing furniture […]

Crooning

Crooning

Howdy, after a few days of being MIA from my blog! Tonight is the first night since daylight saving (see my previous post) that I sat down before 9pm, my house is not a pigsty, and I’ll be in bed at a reasonable hour after […]

Googy Eye!

Googy Eye!

I am writing this quickie post mostly because I want to document this cuteness for myself when I’m an old lady and need a little help remembering when my kids were little and squishy. My little dude is two and has a speech delay. So […]

Go Away, Daylight Saving!

Go Away, Daylight Saving!

The title of this post pretty much speaks for itself. I’m writing it anyway. As if we parents needed more stuff to give us daily headaches and aneurysms, the world has blessed us with Daylight Saving Time. I will cut you, DST. Frankly, my children […]

Daddy is a Fart!

Daddy is a Fart!

Happy Friday, y’all! Today was a snow day here in Connecticut. That meant school was closed. That never bodes well. But shockingly, my rugrats were so well behaved and adorable all day, from start to finish. Pigs have flown, people. We capped off a shockingly […]

Monday… Oh No!

Monday… Oh No!

Sorry for the radio silence of late on the blog. The past week or so has kicked my mommy ass. I somehow managed to squeeze in a few doodles, but something had to give (that something being my blogs). But do not despair! I’ve carved […]

I Want to be Alone!

I Want to be Alone!

Do you ever have moments when your child says or does something and you think to yourself: That’s my kid, alright!? Welcome to my life. My daughter is my little spirit animal, and my son is my husband’s. Granted, their personalities could change over time, […]