Portion Control

I am the horrible hybrid of a binge eater meets a grazer.  I have the awful ability to eat all day long and still overeat at the end of the day.  It is horrible.  I know I am an emotional eater but I am also never seem to get that full sensation until I cross […]

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Quality conversations

Conversations in my house are strange. They seem to happen in these overlapping waves. I am used to conversations being between two or more people where everyone takes a turn talking and expressing themselves. It used to be like that but lately it seems like our conversations are being spoken over other random conversations with […]

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Truth or Dare

*I overheard this conversation in progress and only joined it at the end. This one did not involve me directly.  This happened as Millhouse was getting Mat ready for bed.* Mat: Daddy, do you want to play truth or dare? Millhouse: Sure Mat: Truth or dare? Millhouse: Truth! Mat: Who do you love more; Maks […]

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What’s for lunch?

Mat: Mommy, what’s for lunch today? Me: Salami. Mat: Nnnnnnoooooooooooo!!! I don’t like salami. You always give me salami. I want something different. Me: Ok, I will give you something different. *The next day* Mat: Mommy, what’s for lunch today? Me: Hot Dogs. Mat: OK.  Not salmai, right? Me:  Not salami, just hot dogs. *Later […]

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