motherhood

Mamadhi 2.0

Posted on: January 20th, 2015 by admin 2 Comments

 

Returning from a long blogging silence presents its challenges. I’m ready to go live again, but here I am at the keyboard, poised to type, and feeling a bit of paralysis. website uptime . So, I guess I’ll begin by writing about the paralysis. All that matters is that I write. When I don’t—especially for…

Can We Talk About Frozen?

Posted on: March 15th, 2014 by Molly 6 Comments

 

  Let me set the scene for you: Vivienne is acting up—she’s overtired and throwing all kinds of toddler attitude my way. When she hurls one of the babies’ toys across the room, I promptly deposit her in the time-out corner. After a minute or two of hysterical sobbing, she calms down. My protocol with…

Vivienne Is Three

Posted on: February 20th, 2014 by Molly 3 Comments

 

To my vivacious, enchanting little Vivienne on her third birthday: I love you more than you can ever possibly comprehend, sweet girl.  

Hello, Six Months.

Posted on: October 7th, 2013 by Molly 2 Comments

 

Yesterday, Austin and Harrison turned six months old. I can’t believe these are the same guys we brought home in late April. Their personalities are emerging now—Austin (my redhead) smiles and coos and oohs and ahs nonstop. He’s undeniably charming. Harrison is opening up more, but he’s more reserved. Sometimes I wonder if it’s because…

Vivienne’s Birth Story

Posted on: February 2nd, 2013 by Molly 6 Comments

 

    Dear Vivi,   With all this talk of twins, I think it’s time to focus on you and how you came into this world. For quite some time now, I’ve wanted to record the harrowing, exhilarating tale of your birth story. To this day, I never tire of hearing my own birth story…

TWINS.

Posted on: January 4th, 2013 by Molly 16 Comments

 

I’ve been quiet on the blog lately. For the past 2 months or so, I’ve been digesting the news I learned back in September: the news that not only am I pregnant, I’m pregnant with TWINS!  I’ve had trouble coming out with this noteworthy bit of information here, mainly because it’s so difficult for me…

We Bought a Lake House, Ya’ll!

Posted on: November 21st, 2012 by Molly 4 Comments

 

Well, technically it’s more of a lake cabin. So exciting! Jeff’s over the moon—he says he’s wanted to own a cabin and a lake house his entire life, and now he has both. I’m pretty stoked too, but I’m a little daunted by the fact that it is, after all, a huge PROJECT. The crazy…