Ridin’ Dirty

She needs some more tint if she don’t want the po-pos to see her leanin’. Advertisements


So now that Bridget is mobile, she’s able to get into stuff that she’s not supposed to.  And I decided it was time to start teaching her the meaning of the word “no”.  Well the girl must have been paying attention to us when we’re having conversations and picked up the meaning, or she learned … Continue reading

Take 13

Ok, so!  I swear to all that is holy that I am going to get back into the swing of blogging again.  I know I know, I say that every time, and then go two months without posting.  I still feel like anything I post is all ho-hum boring nonsense, but I know that I … Continue reading


 Bridget’s first easter was a success!  Well, aside from Penny jumping out of the car and making a beeline for the interstate when we stopped on our way to Omaha so I could get in the back seat to give Bridget a bottle, and a dirty diaper during mass with no diapers or wipes in … Continue reading

Squirrelgate 2011

So we have a squirrel living in our roof.  I guess the little effers pulled up one of the shingles and have been hanging out up there.  So Dan has taken it upon himself to rid our yard of the squirrel population by trapping them.  At first, he was going to drown the ones he … Continue reading

Bridget says Happy St. Patty’s Day!

My poor little Element

If you know me, you know I love my Element.  It is seriously the perfect vehicle.  Perfect for carting dogs around, and perfect for carting bikes around.  Court and I were easily able to fit both of our fully assembled bikes, plus all of our race gear, into it whenever we’d travel to a race.  … Continue reading


It will be mine!  The 2011 BOBs came out a couple weeks ago, and I was waiting and hoping the 2010 models would go on sale.  And they did!  25% off, with free Amazon Prime shipping.  Woot!  So yeah, I had a heart attack and tripped all over myself putting it in my basket and … Continue reading

So I ran 4 miles on Saturday.  And for the first time in a long time, since before I got pregnant, it felt really GOOD to run.  I felt, dare I say it, almost NORMAL.  Despite it still being below freezing Saturday morning, and despite the fact that I still have not gotten consistent with … Continue reading