Ya'll. Ladies. Well, I say ladies, but your husbands are making just as many comments as you all are, so let's stick with what I had originally... Ya'll. Stop "Mom Shaming". Or if your household is anything like mine, where D and I are in agreement with how we are raising our child, "Parent Shaming". … Continue reading Can we stop Mom Shaming?
I fully understand and appreciate that most of you come here for Lee stories, so let me start out by saying that Lee had THE BEST Christmas! D and I try so hard to strike a balance between spoiling him with toys we know that he will love and educational toys that we want him … Continue reading 20 week update
Yesterday, I got to spend the entire day with Lee. His 18-month checkup was scheduled for 10:30 am, so I took the whole day off. Here is how we spent it: 5:30 AM - D is shaking me awake. "Are you not letting me sleep in on my day off?" I remember saying. I heard … Continue reading A day in the life
When I walked into Lee's bedroom this morning, he was standing up, leaning against the side of the crib. When he saw me, he threw his arms into the air and yelled, "Mommmmmmaaaaa!". So, naturally, I leapt across the room in a single bound, lifted him out, and squeezed him hard against my bosom. I had my … Continue reading Morning Troubles
February definitely snuck past me. I realize that it isn't over until tomorrow, but still. Here's how we spent it (or, more importantly, here's how Lee spent it): 1. Lee convinced his Mamaw to put him on the top shelf at Home Goods so that he could have a better vantage point of the toy … Continue reading A Ducote February
Is anyone else obsessed with the app Timehop? I have had it for maybe 3 years now, but only recently have I begun checking it religiously. This morning, the first picture that came up was of Lee. It is a black and white photo that was taken one year ago and I captioned it "2:34 A.M." These … Continue reading Timehop, anyone?
Last Wednesday, Lee had his one year check-up. I was super pumped about getting to spend the morning with him. As you can see below, he just wanted to sleep. He was highly annoyed when I hoisted his cute little booty out of bed. When we arrived to the doctor's office, he immediately set … Continue reading One year check-up