On Thursday my oldest and I were in the ER. After a week of intermittent stomach pains, increasing each time, and culminating in a bad Wednesday night that almost got me to the ER in my pjs, I knew something more severe was up. Every one of us has been there: “mommy my stomach hurts”. … Continue reading Mommy, My Stomach Hurts
Anthony Bourdain’s death has me thinking a lot. I get it. I get him. Along with Robin Williams and Phillip Seymour Hoffman. I don’t know much about Kate Spade’s life but I’m sure I’d understand her as well. With that said, let me be clear that I have no intentions of killing myself. I … Continue reading Sanity
Isn’t it funny that what seems so normal to one person is mortifying to another? Me placing G on this shelf and walking over to get a napkin is perfectly normal to me. Fortunately, the guys at this pizza place in Venice feel the same way. Another day I was at a shipping location. To keep G in … Continue reading Behind My Scenes
Yesterday we were on a hike. We stopped at the hay “barn” on the way home. P loves to climb the bails. I’m glad no one was around. Most people would think I’m an awful parent for letting P climb all the way to the top but I feel the contrary. I even know D … Continue reading Explaining Danger
On Wednesday we joined our neighborhood gang at Sycamore Canyon for dinner. We were suppose to camp out with them but I’ve been exhausted lately. D was on a three day shoot, I dealt with the cable guy all morning and I just didn’t have it in me to rent a tent, etc. We….I haven’t … Continue reading Tick bites
I do not like the song “The Itsy Bitsy Spider”. It makes kids think spiders are fun pets to play with. They are not! We currently have a spider problem. Not with daddy long legs or something harmless, we have black widows. Two nights ago I got P out of bed to change her, she … Continue reading Itsy Bitsy Danger!!!