Family Life

Mommy’s Vacation

“It’s 106 miles to Chicago, we got a full tank of gas, half a pack of cigarettes, it’s dark… and we’re wearing sunglasses” Mommy was on vacation in Chicago.  Granted, it was for work.  But it was three days with no cartoons, no one opening the shower curtain and no one interrupting me in the […]

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My Kids Are Old School

My kids are so old-school.  I just realized this recently.They watch Scooby Doo, Flintstones, Tom and Jerry.  They have even sat and watched I Love Lucy reruns with me.  Seriously. I have three year olds who watch the stuff I watched growing up… and ask to watch it. It doesn’t stop there.  We have a few games […]

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Three Year Olds

I was always told that the Terrible Twos were so bad. That during that stage they would throw tantrums, be hellions, assert their independence, etc. No one mentioned the threes. The threes are making me nuts. The threes are making me insane. The threes are making my question why I wanted kids. The threes are […]

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The Battle of the Scale

One of the lovely side affects of PCOS can be weight gain and difficulty losing it.  When you have a diagnosis of PCOS, you are considered to have an insulin resistance.  Your body makes the insulin, but you don’t use it.  Depending on how bad this, depends on whether you have to take artificial insulin.  […]

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