July 23, 2014
I've been away. Not on an exotic vacation, or a sabbatical in Europe…I've been in the cavernous depths of my own humanity, struggling to find my voice in my new role as mama of two. (Melodramatic? Yes, I live in a house of tiny women, its who I am.)
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August 28, 2013
It's been a big couple of weeks here at the Desmond house. Tiny has started school and dance lessons.
I use these terms loosely. By school, I mean this great Mom's Day Out program two days a week at a church right by our house. This gives ol' mom a much needed break...
May 19, 2013
I think this is what they call "A Cry for Help." My Tiny is desperate for my attention, and she is expressing this desperation through her insane fashion choices.
I would never nominate myself for mom of the year but usually, if I'm being honest, I think I'm pre...
March 28, 2013
Someone has taken my toddler and replaced her with a crazy, moody beast.
I say this with a lot of love, but also a teeny, tiny bit of desperation. Has anyone seen Annaliese?! You know her, she's about 33" tall, blonde hair, chubby belly, kissable face. Something t...
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