My mother-in-law is lovely, but the other day she walked into my house without knocking, calling, or texting first! I nearly died.Maybe it's my own fault...I gave my mother-in-law a key to our house when I went back to work after having my daughter six months ago: I was nervous to leave her at home all day with a babysitter, so I asked my MIL to make random visits to check on … [Read more...] about My Mother-In-Law Crossed the Line! Help!
Some people are so weird about not letting their babies watch television. As if it really makes that big of a difference?! I have found it to be a great soother for my baby; when she's fussy, when I need to get ready for work, or just in general when I need a break! As soon as I turn it on, she starts laughing -- how could it be that bad?!No Big DealMy six-month-old daughter … [Read more...] about My Baby Loves TV, and I Love That She Loves It.
I've been very very lucky to find the best nanny in town for our family -- she's everything and more and in a short time, has become part of our family. Her daughter and son come visit my 7-month-old baby, they come on saturday just to say hi, she helps us tremendously. She goes above and beyond her job, which is to take care of our baby. She's amazing.She CleansWe really … [Read more...] about Are You Jealous of Your Nanny?
So the other night a few girlfriends and I went to dinner with our babies and of course, as soon as we sat down my seven-month old had the dirtiest diaper you've ever seen (and smelled). So...I trekked upstairs to the woman's restroom in my high heels and discovered there was NO place to change her. My options were as follows: On the toilet seat (Ew!), on the floor (even … [Read more...] about OMG. You Changed a Diaper Where???
It's partly my own fault for getting so engrossed in my new child, but I also feel like maybe my best friends and I grew apart after I became a parent. Did it happen to you too?We were always togetherBefore baby, I had a group of girls I did everything with -- almost nightly, we would run to one another's house and have dinner, a glass of wine and a chat. We'd go late-nights in … [Read more...] about I lost All My BFF's After I Had My Baby :(