Sleepless nights

First, I apologize for the lack of posts this week. I’m running on only about 5 hours a night of sleep- yes, this could be sufficient to most people, but not me. I have to have at least 8-9 hours or I’m a zombie. Proof to this fact is when I was told that my(…)

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The days of new motherhood

The days of new motherhood

We survived Jessica’s hospital stay and now she is peacefully at home. Well, other than being wakened up every 3 hours or so. Mr. Dad and I were civil to each other her last night at the hospital but, as I feared, when you give him a little nibble of niceness, he jumps out and(…)

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Zachary Scott Elliott

Zachary Scott Elliott

Dear Zachary Scott, We’ve waited so long for you to join us in this world. You gave your mama many aches and pains with your kicking, stretching and just being a little booger. You cried wolf to us many times with many trips to the hospital. Finally, your brave mama decided to let the doctors(…)

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The moment of truth

We made it to yet another week’s end with no baby. My daughter’s belly is getting bigger by the day and I fear he’s going to be able to walk out, with his own cigar and say, What’s up? She’s on her way to yet another weekly appointment to see what’s going on. They are(…)

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Sibling Rivalry

Ten ways to annoy my twelve year old son: 1. Let his little sister get away with everything. 2. Let his little sister have his toy that she comes screaming out of his room with. 3. Make a big deal out of every cute thing his little sister does. 4. Give his little sister a(…)

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Labor day with no labor

Alas, another weekend passed and guess what? No baby. So, we spent the weekend doing alot of walking around. By the time this baby is born, I’m going to be 5 lbs lighter and in the best of health. But, I fear this child will be two before he decides to step foot (or should(…)

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