Wednesday is weakening my wesolve (wink, wink) leaving me less than perky.
A daughter’s “nightmarer” made the sleeping touch and go and the morning hours rough.
Ninety-nine percent humidity on this October the third? My sweaters and boots are waiting more patiently than I.
Getting out of stretchy pants at some [...]
I fell asleep at 6:30 last night in between the girls with my body teetering on top of the crack that separates their pushed together full-sized beds. I knew it was going to happen. There would be no time for television or Internet surfing, Skyping my sister or talking with my [...]
The weather has been perfect for running, but I am tired and need a break. My hips are sore and my left toe joint is flaring. If training for a marathon took up a lot of time before, it’s using even more lately as I have to stop to ice the old [...]
Tired girls throw tantrums. I threw one this morning.
As soon as Brian came downstairs I started the kvetch about my exhaustion. I ignored Grace’s crying for me to pour her milk and instead growled, “Have your father do it!” I stomped upstairs, slammed my bedroom door, and threw the blanket right [...]
Books were read and the light turned out. Within seconds, they were asleep. For a moment I contemplated getting my tired body up and dragging myself downstairs to see the husband.
Exhaustion won, I gave myself permission to stay in the bed, and quickly floated off to dreamland. Out like the light.
The sun is not close to being up, I have a headache, and woke up to a couple of Chatty Cathy’s. I knew I should have gone to sleep earlier last night, but was sucked in by those Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.
Before my eyes have opened, the Cathy’s are [...]
The hub for all I do, marthawills.com documents life from a working mom's point of view. When not mothering, I manage the social media needs of small businesses through Wills Media Group, LLC, and write a weekly column for Raleigh's News & Observer online entitled, Are We There Yet? Most recently, my passion for health and wellness led me to become involved as a consultant for Beautycounter, a company that's making a difference by educating about toxins in products, spreading the word via the web.
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