Archive for the angry mother Tag

Occupy My Head Already. I @!#$% Dare You!

I’m pretty much apolitical at this point in my life. I’m also pretty reluctant to watch or read the “news.”  I worked for big financial institutions for the past 11 years (through 3 mergers – I never left my desk aside for having to interview for my own job every time). I don’t want to sound spoiled. Or ridiculous.  But
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Never have a Threesome with a Clown Contractor

UPDATE!!!!  On the morning of 10/30, the repair men were scheduled to arrive between 7 and 9AM.  At 9:30, the called to let us know they were running late.  Ya think?  At which point, Chris told them not to bother showing up at all.  I’m kinda’ happy he fired them.  But I’m also rather irked my basement is still a
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Crying it Out Revisited. . .

Yesterday morning at the crack of dawn I sleepily checked my Twitter feed while simultaneously feeding the Butterball.  That’s when I noticed a link to the Scary Mommy Blog.  The link was for a guest post and it was about crying it out. AKA CIO to those less experienced Mom’s like me.  Seems silly that something like getting a kid
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Clueless or Cunning?

WHO:  Chris, Deni, Baby Mac WHEN:  Last night, about 8:30 WHERE:  Our bed. WHY:  Exactly! WHY OH WHY, can’t I even enjoy a fucking sandwich in peace? Little Mac was propped up between us on a pillow.  I had just read him a couple of stories and I decided it was time for my fat ass to have a snack.
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Who the Hell Wants to Sleep in a Cage?

Our dogs used to like it. . .Does our kid has other ideas? Last night was shaping up to be another banner night around here.  Mac was a perfect angel most of the day.  About 9:30 he started ramping up. I started to feel pretty frapping anxious myself.  I was exhausted and just wasn’t confident I could deal with another
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If You Suspect I’m too Hard On My Husband, You’re Probably Correct. That Still Won’t Stop This Rant

My Husband is genuinely a great guy and he’s really helpful too. Most of the time. And the few times when I find him less than helpful?  I feel compelled to be a bitch about it. I am aware our marriage and parenting is a partnership and there will seldom be a time when the division of our labor is
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