Archive for the Walmart Tag

Will The REAL Wubby Please Stand Up?

Yet again I did something I THOUGHT was kinda’ clever at the time I was doing it.  That should probably be written on my tombstone as certainly this sort of thinking will be the death of me. Anyway, when we were expecting Mac, I picked up several big packs of those Microfiber car detailing cloths in the automotive section of
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Reluctant Mother’s Ego Crushed Yet Again

When you are pregnant, or contemplating pregnancy, people who are already parents will blab on and on and on about the magnitude of love you will have for your children. It sounds all cupcakes and puppies and gag. But then you have a baby. Oh. My. God. That. (lopsided head, red, wrinkly, squinty-eyed) Beautiful. Creature. Bring on the cupcakes, puppies,
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In Which Husband Irks Me and Costs Us a Car Repair

Thanks to the longer days, Chris and I have been walking with Mac in the evenings after dinner.  Sometimes we even take dinner to the park with us and hang out there for a little while.  All this park time leads to talking. . .eck One evening earlier this week, Chris made a comment in this kinda’ snorty, passive aggressive
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Kettle Corn Damnit

So I have this adorable Husband who really likes to have everything “buttoned up.”  He’s for better and sometimes worse a details man.  He often eschews an article of clothing because of too many loose strings.  He notices every missed hair when I give him a hair cut.  He also notices every time I put on mascara, paint my toenails
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Short, Sweet, and Ugly. . .

The Scene:  Rainy/Sleety/Snowy Saturday afternoon waiting for Penn State to kick off.  Texting with my Sister in PA. D (sister):  What are you doing today? DL (me):  We have a huge Saturday planned!  We are going for an early dinner with my in-laws followed by a stop at Walmart for baby food.  You? D:  I’m snowed in, having happy hour:
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