Truth be told – I don’t LOVE to cook. I watch all these shows on HGTV with people looking for houses and the wives always say “oh I need a huge kitchen because that is where I spend all my time”. That is SO my mom – she loves to cook. I just didn’t get that gene.
Both of my kids were awful sleepers as babies – like an hour here, 15 minutes there – then they were ON until the next 10-minute nap. I learned that playing music in their room at night was KEY to keeping them asleep. So – every night I would put my phone on silent, put it under my son’s crib, and play whatever “baby night-night” playlist I could find. One morning when my son was a year and a half old, I went into his room around 6 am, as I did each morning, and saw that I had over 40 missed calls.Read More