Monthly Archives: September 2010

It’s my fault

It’s my fault that it’s been raining nonstop all week here in the Triangle. On Sunday morning, we started packing for our impending move. I packed away these rain boots, which I have not worn in at least 6 months. … Continue reading

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I heart Durham…kinda

Casey bought Max this shirt at the Durham, NC, Farmer’s Market. It says, “I ❤ Durham.” We live in Durham, so we thought Max should show some pride. But those who live in the Triangle know that Durham is sort … Continue reading

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Why I’m glad I’m not knocked up

So I found this column from TIME magazine not-so-subtly left on the counter last week: A Second Kid? unfortunately, It Takes Two. It’s written by a guy with one little boy who wants another baby, but his wife does not. … Continue reading

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Work/life/parenting balance

Does it exist? (This is not a rhetorical question. If you know the answer, tell me!) I’m a writing teacher, and this is a terribly predictable metaphor, but forgive me: It really does feel like juggling, these days. There are … Continue reading

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Where has Max been?

Sorry about the long gap between blogs, but I think I need to write a post on work/life balance…if that balance is ever actually restored enough to write one! Anyway, as a quick update, Max seems to finally be over … Continue reading

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How you know it’s time to move

Woke up to a crash, and this in the bathroom, right by Max’s tub. Yikes! (It was the globe over the ceiling light.) This place is falling apart! Time to move!

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Return of the germs

Max has been sick again. This time, it started as an, erm, intestinal disturbance last week. Let’s just say that the Super Diaper Sprayer 5000 got a heck of a workout, leading to a temporary changeover to disposable diapers this … Continue reading

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