Author Archives: willthisbeforever

The Tao of Frog and Toad

I’ve been watching a decent amount of children’s television lately. It’s cold as blank here and has been for what seems like close to forever. I’m still a relatively new Midwesterner and my first two winters were relatively mild compared … Continue reading

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Have a breakthrough, forget about it, repeat…

My son is almost 3 and 3 months. Just before he turned 3 we had our second son. The last few weeks with him have been fantastic. The maybe month or two before that was really hard. The first month … Continue reading

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Things I Don’t Want to Say as a Parent

This could be a daily, or even minute-by-minute log, but I am going to focus on one that has really been popping out at me lately. A little background – I just had my second baby at the start of … Continue reading

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The Discussion About “Having It All” and Whether It’s Possible for Working Moms – It All Boils Down to Choice for All Workers

I have been fascinated by the many articles and books lately about parenting in general, mothering in specific, and working mothers (however that is defined) in even more specific.  I have no idea if there has actually been a huge … Continue reading

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“Working” mom and “stay at home” mom – as useless as my land line?

I have no idea how I have been reading mom blogs for so long (the past 19 months counts as “so long” since it’s my little guy’s whole life) and haven’t before come across Mom-101.  One of my new favorites!  … Continue reading

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Diapers dot com is stalking me

I just looked up “man cave” on urban dictionary (long story, but I think the whole concept is super annoying and am trying to get my social psychologist mom to explain to me why) – and right in between definitions … Continue reading

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The meaning of the name – and the answer is No

The name is from that youtube video of the kid coming home from the dentist that was a huge hit.  I watched it before I had a baby and my honest first reaction was just cracking up and thinking how … Continue reading

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