Author Archives: Laura

About Laura

Working mom trying to balance life and baby.

This is 35

Well goodbye 34, Hello 35!  I have a really good feeling about 35, I don’t know why, it just feels like I’ve hit this tipping point.  It might be the tipping point into full-blown insanity, but you know whatever, I’m … Continue reading

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Constant Evolution

Project – Take My Life Back (or AKA in my house as My Mid-Life Crisis) continues. Full foil, glaze, and haircut later I’m practically blonde.  Now I actually dry my hair in the morning and style it.  Sometimes I even … Continue reading

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Post Thanksgiving Thoughts

We drove down from Massachusetts to Virginia to spend Thanksgiving with Abe’s family.  We’ve never driven more than like 1.5 hours with the kids before because A. They’re insane and B. Harrison has to pee every 10 seconds.  We hit … Continue reading

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Who Am I?

A few weeks ago I had an awakening.  Almost literally. I woke up one morning and I got my hair cut and colored by a stylist – new to me.  Color hasn’t touched my hair in Years, so this was … Continue reading

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The Agony of Fish Tank Drama

Friday morning I had 45 glorious minutes from the time the kids got out the door to my first conference call of the morning.  Normally, I’d just start working or doing the dishes.  I’ve been so run down and busy … Continue reading

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2 Boys, no more babies here

It’s official.  This house has no more babies – {tear}.  Bennett drank his very last bottle last week.  I was still giving him a bottle before bed because he liked it so much but then it seemed like he started … Continue reading

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Harrison-isms

Me : “Harrison, do you want to be a doctor like Doc McStuffins?” – after watching the same episode many times in a row. Harrison : “No, I want to be a Ninja… or a Ninja Turtle.” We’re aiming high … Continue reading

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3 1/2 U-G-H

3 1/2 – this is a very challenging age.  I am not the first nor the last mother to utter those words. Frequently heard coming from Harrison: “You’re interrupting me” “I’m not talking to you, I’m talking to Daddy” “I … Continue reading

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Tonsils, Terrorizing Others in Public, and Germs so Many Germs

Harrison got his tonsil and adenoids out last week.  Due to his sleep apnea, they wanted to keep him overnight as well.  We woke up the morning of the surgery before 5am and then we left the house at 5:30am … Continue reading

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