If I Don’t Laugh {and Drink}, Then I’ll Cry

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I can't believe that I have three minutes to sit down and type about my day. It was one of those days where everything starts off bad and then just gets worse.  The day that you just want to crawl up into a ball in the corner and cry your eyes out. It started last night around midnight. I finally fell asleep around 11:30 when a 1/2 hour later I woke up to Sean staring at me.  I knew it was coming.  He agreed to go to bed earlier without a fight -- WHICH NEVER HAPPENS -- Oh and he mentioned that … [Continue reading]

He’s Definitely My Son

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So Tuesday was a very traumatic day for Ben.  He had to get eye drops! Yes, I said that right, eye drops.  Poor kid! As you know Benjamin has worn glasses for about 2 1/2 years now. I don't recognize him when he doesn't have them on.  They are just a part of him now. And he is so adorable with them. Well he wears them because at his 4 year check-up we discovered that he had some eye issues.  His right eye has a cataract and poor vision.  It's not terrible but because of his cataract he used … [Continue reading]

11 Crazy Years

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Repost from a few years ago .. with some updates!!! 11 years ago today Joey and I got married. It was a cold and damp October morning in Delaware and of course we opted for an outdoor (but tented) wedding at the DuPont Country Club in Wilmington. I … [Continue reading]

Nuby Product Review: Splish Splash Stackable Cups


Yeah! I am so excited to show you another set of wonderful Nuby Products! Once again, I was given 5 items to review and share with you all on Erinthe Irish Mama. I love having the opportunity to be a Nuby Parent Blogger! Owen hasn't always been … [Continue reading]

Déjà Vu


Do you ever feel like you are living in the movie Groundhog's Day? No? Well I feel that my entire life the past year has been the theme of that movie.  Day in and day out I go through the exact same thing OVER AND OVER AGAIN!  It never changes.  Just … [Continue reading]

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year


No, I am not talking about Christmas!  You know what time it is. It's Back to School time.  Yes, I know that the boys have been back for a few weeks now but I finally have the chance to catch up on everything! The first few weeks have gone very … [Continue reading]

Seizure Action Plan


I still can't believe that the above phrase is now a major part of my back to school supply list! I never really admitted it to myself but Ben has epilepsy.  I always just told myself that he had a few seizures and that was it.  Yes, he was on … [Continue reading]

Vacation Part II: Rehoboth Beach & Hershey Park


So I am back for round two of my vacation diary!  You can catch up on Week 1 here! The kids spent a few days at my inlaws while Owen and I headed back to New Jersey to catch up on housework and laundry!  I also had to get everything packed for the … [Continue reading]

We Have Another Wild One


Just when I thought Owen was going to be the easy going, go with the flow, quiet one, he is now starting to show his true colors.  I am blaming it on the teething {please God just let it be the teething}.  This week he has turned into a little whiny … [Continue reading]

Vacation Part I: Bethany Beach


So the last two weeks of summer we spent it traveling around Delaware for a mini vacation! We had no camps, no doctor appointments and no schedules. Just some good old fashion summertime fun.  We started off the two weeks by celebrating Sean's 5th … [Continue reading]