Tag Archives: Little Sis

Squeezed tight

I’m feelin’ the sandwich squeeze this week. On Sunday, we did a 5K at our local zoo. It worked out great! We brought both kids (ages 5 & 8), and though Little Sis needed to take a few shortcuts, both … Continue reading

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Look, Ma…No Training Wheels!

Well, my baby did it. Mr. Hoagie took her training wheels off tonight, and Little Sis rode her two-wheeler for the first time tonight. I managed to get a couple of photos: She had a great time showing off for … Continue reading

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Busy Birthday and OMTS

Today is Little Sis’ 5th birthday. I spent all day yesterday begging her not to turn 5, to just stay 4. No deal. “Don’t you want me to grow up and have babies?” she asked me. Not now, I don’t. … Continue reading

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Monday, Monday…

Ugh. The beginning of Daylight Savings Time SUCKS. We all (especially Big Sis!) have been dragging since Sunday morning. The girls are off at school (which is a minor achievement in itself), and I am stuck at home with too … Continue reading

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I’m so Fried-day

Crazy week this week. Today was the culmination. Here’s the rundown: Up at 7 am to preside over a new, improved morning routine (we used to stumble out of bed at 7:30 and wonder why we couldn’t get out of … Continue reading

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WFMW: Active Life Outdoor Challenge for Wii

We have a new addiction at our house. Mr Hoagie’s brother gave us this new Wii game for Christmas, and it took us a month and a half to get it out of the box. But now it hardly goes … Continue reading

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OMG I so need a glass of whine…I mean, WINE

Every morning, my two kids crawl into my bed with me. This used to be very sweet and a wonderful way to start the day. Until they started fighting over “who got Mommy.” Argh! Enough to drive me back under … Continue reading

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Busy Saturday

Today’s to-do list: Grocery shopping, even though I did it yesterday (because I need to…) Go to Mom’s (and…) Begin making Fried Ice Cream Balls for Big Sis’ Girl Scout Thinking Day (which I didn’t buy the ingredients for yesterday … Continue reading

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Weighing in: Back in the Saddle Again

Well, I spent about 45 minutes doing Wii Fit this morning, which inspired Little Sis to do some herself. Hey…it’s a start. And that’s what I think they key is to a lot of healthy habits. The ability to start … Continue reading

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WFMW: Banana Bread

So I’ve been staring at eight bananas all week that have been turning blacker by the minute. I could have peeled them and frozen them, but I already have a stockpile of about ten frozen bananas (they’re perfect for smoothies, … Continue reading

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