Monthly Archives: October 2012

The cradle conundrum

I am torn. You see, we’d love a second child. But I’m loathe to put myself through another physically draining and expensive IVF treatment followed by another high risk hyperemesis gravidarum pregnancy. I’ve already lost two children to issues related … Continue reading

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Pooptastraphy!

My week was pockmarked with poo. Let’s see, the dog freaked out because of all the noise the contractors were making and pooped on the living room floor. Then he walked through said poo and tracked it all over my … Continue reading

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The dude vs dame DIY design challenge

The plan: decorate mom and man caves as creatively and cheaply as possible The players: Me and the hubby The panel: Our pals The prize: $300 toward a cool item for our rooms The hubby and I came up with … Continue reading

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Reaping the whirlwind

For so many years we felt as if we were reaping the whirlwind. My husband and I worked so hard to overcome financial woes, miscarriages, in-law drama caused by religious differences, career crises, and years of infertility treatments. Sometimes I … Continue reading

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