LYNNABEL's May 2009 CalorieKing Blog

Wednesday, May 27th 2009

Ellen is 1.42 years old.

She is very communicative, but not necessarily in an understandable way. Some of these are guesses on my part:

She is saying “bubble”. What I thought was “Ernie” or “Barney” is, I think, “Le Nez” from a Baby Eistein DVD. She says “Mama” just the way Will does – which is yelling it from another floor of the house.

She signs “Thank you” – have I mentioned that? Its very sweet.

She says, “Light!” – with the exclamation mark, too. As i...

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Monday, May 11th 2009

I'm starting a "Sucky Mother's Day" club. So far its me, Tori, and Jennie. Anyone else wanna join?

My only bright spot was a certain text message I got. :love:

(Feminist issues aside, this is hilarious)

Answers given by 2nd grade school children to the following questions:

Why did God make mothers?
1. She's the only one who knows where the scotch tape is.
2. Mostly to clean the house..
3. To help us out of there when we were get...

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Tuesday, May 5th 2009

I'm here. Just crazy busy at work and home.

To amend that statement – I’m not Callie’s kind of crazy-busy, just Lynn’s crazy-busy, which is probably what most people would consider a vacation. I’m spoiled, a bit lazy, and I’m going to stop trying to change what ain’t gonna change. (This assumes my husband, the source of most of said spoiling, decides to stay married to me. Looks good so far.)

Traveled for work last week – Kansas City. I was joking with some playdate mom-friends...

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