26 steps

If you’re like me, a mom of too many, you do laundry ALL. THE. TIME. And if you’re like me, you’re busy. So busy, in fact, that there may be times when you neglect to check the pockets of dirty laundry. Sometimes, the pockets contain loose change. Sometimes, if you’re lucky, a couple actual dollars.…


itsy bitsy

“Mama,” Avery said as I was getting her off the potty, “can you get the itsy bitsy spider that is in the garbage?” “Mmmm….” I replied distractedly.  “We need to get your pull up on and into bed.” “Ok, Mama. But then you’ll get the itsy bitsy spider?” I ignored the request as I tossed her…


car talk

In the past six months the twins have had a “verbal explosion” They’ve been talking for quite some time, but now they are really into carrying on conversations with me as well as with each other. They are also very curious about the world around them and are constantly making observations and asking questions. Funny…