We’re having babies!

We’re having babies!

I was going to write about how embarrassing it was to keep losing control of my bladder over the weekend…. Except it turns out it was my amniotic fluids. Babies are on the way! We’re heading to the hospital now. Wish us luck, people. We’ll be needing it.

A blog-lovin’ high-five: Thanks for the Bouquet of Three Nomination!

A blog-lovin’ high-five: Thanks for the Bouquet of Three Nomination!

When people talk about online communities, most thoughts probably go straight to ranting news commenters, geeky WOW players, and esoteric hobbyists locked in deep discussion over impenetrable minutiae. What we might forget are the cascading rolls of amusement, empathy, advice and solidarity that come from discovering a blog that just speaks to you. And that’s why I’m totally stoked – and actually rather surprised – to have the Pretzel Project named to someone’s list of fave blogs! Continue reading

Part 2: Party pooper? No way!

Part 2: Party pooper? No way!

The biggest upshot of having a massive pre-babies party? After a winter spent in near-hibernation, and before a summer spent in near-permanent lactation, this was a chance to laugh and celebrate with some of the people who make us feel so very blessed. Continue reading

BUSY!

BUSY!

Busybusybusybusybusy. How did nine months once seem so long, and now seem so very, very fleeting? Currently occupying my time: Organizing work week, always hoping to squeeze in just one more piece of work before I start winding things down Remembering to write my weekly Today’s Parent blog post Organizing the Grand Porch Party for … Continue reading