Tag: maternity leave
This post is unsolicited and un-sponsored and has nothing to do with anything other than an expression of appreciation for a Canadian treasure. I didn’t grow up in a CBC house. I mean, I do have fond memories of Mr Dressup and Danger Bay and Degrassi and The Friendly Giant and Video Hits (which, like, changed my [...]
And so passed the fastest/slowest year ever. The baby (and apparently I can always call him that, as I crowd-sourced recently) turned one. We had a low-key celebration. By low-key I mean it involved me, his brothers and a tray of brownies. He had a couple of presents and cards to open but mostly it [...]
I’m mired in a lot of uncertainty right now. For someone who likes to be organized and plans ahead, this isn’t the greatest place to be in. It’s not anything earth-shattering. It’s just a bunch of my maternity leave has ended and now I’m on vacation and I don’t know when the nanny is starting [...]
Posted: October 17th, 2012 under bad things, family, good things, life, thinking too much, work.
Tags: blissdom canada, childcare, maternity leave, maternity leave ending, nanny, stress, work
This post isn’t about laundry, actually. But it’s going to start there. My (older) children are now so convinced that I am the all-seeing, all-knowing mother deity I claim to be that if the wrong clothes are sorted into their drawers, they will insist on wearing them anyway, because IT WAS IN MY DRAWER SO [...]