My journal of trial and error and the occasional surprise discovery

Monthly Archives: December 2010

Goodbye 2010

New Years Eve. It’s 8 pm. Alexis is asleep and I feel like following suit. Is that a bad thing? Do I want to start the new year sleep deprived? It has been a big day. I am allowed to be tired. It has been a big week too. Actually it has been a big […]


Then the washing machine ate my bra

Why is it always when I’m running late that appliances decide to play up? Probably because it’s at least a little bit my fault… Pause. Rewind. After my last entry I went back to sleep until almost 9 am. The extra sleep was wonderful. Alexis, Corey and I all woke up happy. Amazing. We had […]


Being a mum is so constant

On Tuesday night Alexis slept from my last entry until almost 7 am. It was so nice to get a decent sleep. It would have been better if I hadn’t stayed up so late putting photos on facebook, but hey, mummies need “me time” occasionally too. Alexis and I mulled around for a few hours […]


Her favourite thing at the themepark was people-watching

We slept in this morning til 9 am. Sounds good doesn’t it. We were up at 4 am and I didn’t get Alexis back to sleep until 5:30, but nevertheless we went back to sleep until almost 9 am, and that is very rare indeed. When we woke up I noticed it was sunny, more […]