Rants’R’Us

After all the kicking, screaming, banging pots&pans (all my doing), the offspring falls asleep while on his 5th timeout of the day. There has to be a non-lunatic side to parenting. I've yet to discover it though 😦

Time Management

Most moms get this advice from others, "when your baby sleeps, you should sleep too!" . Now that's sound advice but one that moms seldom follow. Or can afford to follow actually. Usually there's so much to be done for an infant and toddler that you can't simply go to sleep even when you are…

Did You Know About: Reactive Airway Disease

It took us a little over 2 years to understand that our HYPERACTIVE child might have some help with his hyperactivity. No, it's not ADHD although I pored over the DSM and ICD in order to find something that would help me understand his relentlessness and lack of sleep. The coughs, colds and persistent sleep…

Sunday Morning Shenanigans

While growing up I think the one thing most people on this planet had in common was their Sunday mornings. Even if it came at different times across the world, I firmly believe every damn person with a whit of grey matter WANTED to sleep on Sundays! As kids we slept pretty much as long…