Monthly Archives: April 2011

udder/fodder. 18

Yep, that’s my milk up there (with some of Mike’s thin mints). It’s shocking how much of my day is now spent calculating ounces pumped. I had not anticipated quite how humiliating it would be to pump at work. Because it is. Humiliating. That is not to blame my very nice coworkers at my very […]

Till I can see so wide. 5

Yesterday was Poem in Your Pocket Day. I had planned to do something at my new school like I did at my old school. But Poem in Your Pocket Day was two weeks earlier this year, and spring break is next week, and we are right in the middle of three weeks of benchmark testing […]

While you were sleeping. 6

People must forget how much the first month of having a baby is a total blur. Surely that is the only reason that I would have been asked questions like, “What is your favorite part?” I had no favorite part, but rather than slugging the person who was asking, I began to claim that my […]

Good things in March. 8

March was quite a month, with me going back to work. The kids have been so sweet and my coworkers have been supportive and Mike packs my pump every morning and Atticus is sleeping through the night. So I can’t complain. But it was a long month. It was good to take note of the […]