Mommy lesson #63: Housebound with a toddler is much like jail

It has been a loooong week. C woke up lethargic and feverish last Friday morning, and was eventually diagnosed with hand, foot, and mouth disease. still nothing sweeter than a sleeping baby girl The good news is she only felt bad for two days and then bounced back to her normal energetic self. The bad … More Mommy lesson #63: Housebound with a toddler is much like jail

Mommy lessons: Baby with a stomach bug

I know there are harder things to attempt than dealing with a small child with tummy troubles, like climbing Mount Everest without oxygen, or trying to balance this country’s budget, but I haven’t faced many. It started innocently enough…a restless night, followed by a fussy day. Around noon (while Charlotte was playing with my friend’s … More Mommy lessons: Baby with a stomach bug