Pass the Unisom

This was last night.

by heirtoblair on April 5, 2012

I could write it out, but a picture says 1000 words & I need another cup of coffee.   p.s. I’m not an artist. p.p.s. I had way too much fun making bedhead & “highlights” in my hair.


There was no sleep & then there was good news.

by heirtoblair on February 1, 2012

If you’re following me on Twitter, you know the personal hell our family of three has been facing for the last two weeks: It’s called a toddler that decided sleep is for the birds. That was at 4am.  He finally conked out at 4:30am. He has two nightlights. It’s not night terrors (those have an […]


I try to be all badass Super Nanny but this crazy thing happened once I got all healed & whole & less twisty inside – I cannot bear to hear my child cry.  & not in the way that sent me screaming for the shower every night at six months postpartum, but that it feels […]


An ode to the dog, after the demotion of the dog.

by heirtoblair on January 11, 2012

I feel like I should say something really nice about Tucker.  She gets a lot of flack for being all bossy & smelly & annoying, but the deal is that I love that little mutt. Especially how velvety her ears are.  I’m a firm believer that all that is bad in the world could be made […]


To infinity & beyond.

by heirtoblair on November 11, 2011

The nursery door rattles & I hear whimpers; a glance over to the clock tells me it is 9:30pm & Harrison is awake.  I open his door gently, knowing he’s on the other side & little arms reach for me.  A bad dream, maybe?  A thump that woke him up?  I don’t know, but I […]