Author: Aimee

That Little Stinker

Declan must have felt the loving vibes I was sending through cyberspace just now and said "I'LL SHOW YOU."I heard several thump-dee-da-dee-dumps upstairs and I went to investigate.As I entered his room, there was Declan. On his new bed. With about 50 Band-Aids spread around…

Big Boy Bed

Well, it's a monumental day. At one day shy of 3 years and 2 months old, Declan is now sleeping in a BIG BOY BED (insert Darth Vader theme music). We set it up just now and he was very excited. Let's hope that excitement…

Surprise Party

Last night we attended a surprise party for our good friend Jenny, as thrown by her husband Jeff. The party was very fun and it was neat to meet Jenny & Jeff's friends.However, it came so close to not coming together for many reasons, the…

In the Home Stretch

I have a bad habit of overscheduling myself and this week was a killer.Mon: babysittingTues: massageWed: evening playdateThurs: quick pit stop at the pottery studio and then a work dinnerFri: party (more on that later)Sat: workout, set up Declan's new bed, dinner with best friendsSun:…

Meat & Potatoes Kind of Girl

I am pretty Plain Jane when it comes to food. Good German girl in that respect. Meat and potatoes, etc. My business partner always teases me that I think ketchup is spicy (she's right). But sometimes I will be at a restaurant, see something adventurous…

Old Soul

This morning, as I was dropping Declan at school, I ran into a good friend in the parking lot. I was holding Dex in my arms and she was telling me about something bad going on in her personal life. Normally, Declan would have interupted…

Guten Morgen

A: "Guten Morgen."B: "Guten Morgen, mein liebchen." (pronouncing it "lib-schen")B: (pause) - "or is it leeeb-shen?"A: "yeah, leeeb-shen."B: "I probably just called you a salamander."

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