I want Life as Louise to reflect my day to day life, but right now that's primarily work or M, and I don't want LaL to become a full-fledged baby blog. So today I'm rolling out Talk Baby 2 Me. Once a month or so I'm going to put on the mom blogger hat & … Continue reading Baby Talk: Introduction
HI! I am alive and also a (human) mom now. My, how quickly things change. This won't ever be a mommy blog, but there are baby related things I want to record and write down so my next few post might be mom-heavy. But also some book posts. (LOL because I have any time to … Continue reading Introducing Madelyn Louise
Today is my mom's birthday. My mom hates the internet & social media, so I'll keep this brief. Energetic. (She's a first grade teacher- I'm tired just thinking about keeping up with +20 kids.) Loving. International. (She's lived in & traveled to so many places!) Selfless. Educational. . Loyal. Ornery. Understanding. (She doesn't take angry … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Mom!
Happy Mother's Day! I was a difficult pre-teen/teenager. I wasn't into anything bad or harmful, but my attitude stunk like rotten eggs blending with sour milk. Like, it was bad. No one took a harsher beating than my mother. She should've had my mouth surgically sewn shut- but she didn't. We bickered and snapped and … Continue reading Dear Mom
When I see this quote it reminds me of my best friends, Erica & Nic: Erica and Nic planned for their baby. Erica has Type 1 diabetes, so they knew the path might be a little bumpy, but they were ready to be parents. Yesterday, at 11:36 am, I received a text from Erica: Her … Continue reading My Best Friend Had a Baby