Category Archives: The husband

Traveling Husband Equals Cranky Mom

Zach travels for work occasionally, usually a few days per week, a few times per month.  It’s not too bad, unless you’re about to have a baby or have just had a baby.  Pre-baby, he returned from a work trip about … Continue reading

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Plaid on Plaid

Confession:  I am not much of a morning person.  I usually rise at the last minute possible, which is generally when a tiny face is inches from mine, exhorting me to get up.  Most work days, Zach gets the boys … Continue reading

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Road Trip: Just Dad

The boys got a couple trips with me this summer, and Luke was lucky enough to score a trip with just Dad.  Our tent is only a 2-man tent, so Ben could not go. The original plan, for the past … Continue reading

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The New Dad

Behold, the new dad: I’m not really sure what he was expecting, but apparently, this was not it.  

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Preschool: Lowercase “a”

After our awful foray into the number’s territory, I retreated to safer ground: the alphabet.  Today, we redid the letter A and the number 1.  Additionally, we added in lowercase “a”. I showed him how two 1’s next to each … Continue reading

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The Best Thing and The Worst Thing

Every day at dinner, Luke asks us what was the best thing and the worst thing about our day.  It has turned into a cute, little tradition, born from sheer hatred of hearing him belt out “Frog in the Bog” incessantly … Continue reading

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A Very Large Watch

It’s that time of the year again…Veteran’s Day! This means present-searching for Zach.  I picked up a Veteran’s Day card for him an entire month ago, and ordered him some Smart Wool socks a few weeks ago.  Luke was shown … Continue reading

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