Category: Relationships

The Thought

Tonight, I entertained the thought. I flirted with the idea.It danced around my brain, revelling in the freedom that came from my momentary lack of resistance.It slid down into my mouth, and rolled off my tongue.I think it scared him. He want… more »
Permalink Monday, 24 October, 2011 1:05 am, by Mamma Email , 308 words, Categories: Anxiety & stress, Relationships, Marriage, Big questions, Health, OCD, Depression, PPMADs ,

Oooh! Shiny! (or, What did you do today?)

No, I didn't hang the wet washing out before it turned smelly. But more »
Permalink Friday, 21 October, 2011 8:07 pm, by Mamma Email , 247 words, Categories: Anxiety & stress, Babblings, Relationships, Motivation, Marriage, Health, OCD, Depression, PPMADs ,

Telling the first "others"

Today, we told the kids the news. We decided that they should be the first, besides ourselves, to know. It was fun to see their facial expressions change as the information registered in their brains. They started trying to talk to the baby in my tummy,… more »
Permalink Saturday, 6 March, 2010 11:49 pm, by Mamma Email , 373 words, Categories: Relationships ,

Ten years since he asked

Today is our "engagement anniversary". It may seem a strange day to remember, but to me, it's just as significant as our wedding anniversary. On this day, ten years ago, we committed ourselves to one another, in a private moment shared by just the two… more »
Permalink Thursday, 17 September, 2009 11:55 pm, by Mamma Email , 481 words, Categories: Relationships, Marriage ,

Not OK

Homework sucks. I can't do it. How can I tell myself I'm OK, when I'm constantly being told that I'm not? How can one possibly know what this is like for me, if one has never experienced having excess weight, and has never had to make the effort an… more »
Permalink Wednesday, 18 March, 2009 10:28 pm, by Mamma Email , 124 words, Categories: Anxiety & stress, Relationships, Health, Food, OCD ,

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