Break Time

I’ve decided to give myself a little break. No dissertation work, or even thoughts about the dissertation. A dissertation vacation you might say. Why? Because I don’t want to end up in the hospital again, away from my family. Because I don’t want to have a miserable year, caught in a slump that has me […]

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someone stop the world

Mexico was wonderful, beautiful, all that an all-inclusive resort vacation should be. One of my best friends got married to a wonderful man with a white sand beach as the backdrop, and my husband and I spent some much deserved and appreciated kid-free time remembering what it’s like to be in love again. I thought […]

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summer mommyhood day 5: adiós

I’m leaving for vacation tomorrow. To Mexico to celebrate a dear friend’s wedding. For five fabulous days. Without my children. Yes, I said it, and I’ll say it again. Without my children. This will be the first vacation the hubby and I have taken since our first child was born almost four and a half […]

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