Fighting Off Dementors

I would like to preface this post by saying I’m not looking for sympathy, advice, or judgement. I’m writing this because I feel like this is a real problem for a LOT of women and, because it isn’t something that is generally talked about, they don’t realize how normal it is to go through it. I decided to put myself out there so that hopefully someone will read this post and realize they’re not a… Read The Rest →

Recent Posts


Louise Sleeping
August 9, 2014, 8:47 pm

Pictures (really blurry phone camera pictures, because if I tried to capture her sleeping positions with a real camera, she’d wake up and want to go on whatever adventure I was going on upstairs) of Louise sleeping. What did you expect? I made that quilt. She has taken it upon herself to claim it. She loves it. It’s really good for naps. AND multitasking. See how she is simultaneously sleeping AND hoarding toys so that… Read The Rest →


Books #21-27 Harry Potter
August 4, 2014, 11:26 am

(before we jump into this, I want to say that I am planning a more in depth post on Erin and what life has been like since she got here. I want to do it some justice, though, because I have a lot of thoughts and feelings rolling around) (I found this picture on Pinterest and the link to the pin was broken. Just letting you know I can’t take credit for putting it together)… Read The Rest →


July 14, 2014, 6:31 pm

So, Mike and I. We made this: She’s real ornery. And a drama queen. And so dang adorable I can’t believe her little body is able to contain all of the adorable. Just look at this yawn. Have you ever seen such a yawn in your entire life? I just wanted to give you all a brief update. She’s here. She’s loud. She’s lovely. We’re in love. Things didn’t go QUITE as planned (it’s amazing… Read The Rest →

Back to top

Follow Mrs. The Pants!

Get every new post delivered right to your Inbox once a week!

Join other followers: