Flashy & Flawless

You know, I still don’t feel like Kristin. I don’t know who I am sometimes. How long does an identity crisis last after you’ve had a baby? How long does it take to transition and feel comfortable as both the … Continue reading

Gotta DASH

It’s amazing what a difference a real doctor makes. I went to my general practitioner back when I started feeling really terrible and learned that I had high blood pressure. Before Christmas he changed my meds, and they started causing … Continue reading

Accidental Hiatus

So I accidentally took two weeks off from the blog. Sorry about that. I’ve been having some health issues that are really fatiguing me. Plus running my Jamberry business is taking a lot of energy too. AndĀ Gibson is almost walking, … Continue reading

Letters to Gibson: Ten Months

Dear Gibson, I have been putting this letter off for a while. Just a smidge too long. Because I’m in denial that you’re growing up. As much as I don’t want to admit it…you’re not a baby anymore. You stand … Continue reading

I Am The Elephant in Your Ballroom

Not sure if it’s the weather, my sleep habits, hormones or what…but I have been having the weirdest dreams lately. A couple of nights ago I dreamed I was standing in a gorgeous ballroom with the Queen of England. The … Continue reading

Barbados: One Way

I was going to start this post with why I’m so exhausted. Work, etc. But really, who wants to read a list of why I don’t feel like writing a real post? I don’t, and I’m writing it. Everyone has … Continue reading

Just Surviving

It’s cold. Really cold. And I’m still sick to boot. It snowed a couple days ago, but now all the pretty white stuff has melted and combined with the dirt and muck to make a layer of gray awful over … Continue reading

Sick as a Couple vs. as a Family

When you’re sick as a couple, you can just lay in bed together and argue over who is going to get the door when the pizza delivery guy arrives. You can watch movies and bad TV and only get up … Continue reading

Sick Baby Boy

You know what sucks? Being sick. You know what sucks more? Your kid being sick. I don’t think I’ve ever felt so bad for another person in my life than my poor baby boy. He is refusing to eat. Barely … Continue reading