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I'm just one stomach flu away from my ideal weight.

I’m just one stomach flu away from my ideal weight.

Good line. Bad movie. And change “ideal” to “pre-pregnancy”. But I am, in fact, just slinking out from under some kind of virus that kept me from eating more than toast and Gatorade for most of the past week. Not my favorite way to diet. The bad news is that my parents were visiting from […]

check-ups

check-ups

Graham and Violet were late on their well-checks because our new insurance didn’t kick in until February. Also, I was putting off making the decision to switch doctors. It’s not that I didn’t like their pediatrician; I just didn’t know how much better it could be. At the pediatrician’s I always felt like we were […]

He made the photographer cry.

He made the photographer cry.

I got a call last week from the Pampers people. They wanted Graham to come in for another shoot. It was at an equally fancy house in a different fancy neighborhood. Huge windows, lots of oak trees. Rob took Violet to “school” so I could put Graham down for an early nap. I had to […]

primary

For my friends and family not living in Texas, here’s what’s going on: We both voted today and tried to caucus. Our plan was that Rob would put Graham to bed while I ran out and then I’d come back and put Violet to bed while he ran out. We’d heard that the caucus (something […]