This was G’s Christmas in 2012 (Up on Scary Mommy today!) First off, I made sure that my son was SUPER excited to fly from snowy Colorado to sunny California on the day before Christmas to visit his grandparents with his Dad and me and his baby sister. See: SUPER EXCITED I noticed on the …

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This year, the stressΒ IΒ have created forΒ myself over the holidays has made me want to hide in a pile of laundry, guaranteeing that no one will ever find me. I don’t know why I wait until the last minute to do it all, but I do. Something in me must like the drama. But I do …

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1. A few handfuls of Do-Overs sprinkled throughout the year. Because then I wouldn’t have a stab wound in the middle of my hand right now from trying to spear the pit of an avocado. On a side note; don’t try to spear the pit of an avocado, especially after you have had a margarita. …

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  It all started to go wrong while grocery shopping. This was because I decided to let Nora push her own cart and every time I turned around she had put another frozen chicken or other random food item into it. These were things like cartons of plain yogurt (no, thank you), or roasted chestnuts …

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