Monthly Archives: December 2015


That’s parent shorthand for sleep/ing through the night. Folks, I slept through the night for the first time since I was 9 weeks pregnant! I did not wake up to pee, Wallace didn’t wake me up, no other noises woke … Continue reading

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I did it! I completed my first semester of college as a single mom! I managed to juggle parenting, work, and two online classes. I turned in all of my assignments and got decent grades on everything. I feel so … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: Crafty Christmas

I love making things -sewing, crochet, glueing things- all of it. I especially like giving things I have made specifically for someone as gifts. I am lacking on time to get things done, but here’s a round up of this … Continue reading

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Baby Clothes

It should be well known that I want to have more kids eventually. I have been hoarding baby clothes, toys, and gear in my dad’s basement. I decided to let go of a bunch of things for the mom to … Continue reading

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Decluttering with KonMari

I first heard about KonMari (there’s a book and a lot of people have written lots of blogs about using the techniques) on the instagram of a popular babywearing educator. I was intrigued but not enough to go look it … Continue reading

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Just For Fun

I am sitting at the table with our half drank smoothies and feeling like crap. I think I glutened myself yesterday with some baked beans. I could also be getting sick. Ugh. I am so sore and chilled feeling with … Continue reading

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Ask Myself Questions

These plans of mine are ever evolving but the end goal is still IBCLC. The reasons and motivations for that are still the same but the steps to get there and what life will look like keep changing. Unlike in … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: Get Me Out of Here!

Weaning brought about an overwhelming wave of depression, the likes of which I haven’t seen since being rejected by both my parents when I came out. It made me realize how badly I need to get out of here. I … Continue reading

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