March 2009 Archives

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are we talking first or second coming?

I cleaned out the fridge this week (hold your applause…) for the first time since Christmas (Ew. That’s gross, Allison.) Along with deviled eggs long forgotten and a package of hamburger buns of steel, I found a couple of expired jars. This jar of queso dip reads “Best by JAN 07 2010 BC”. Pity, I’m… Read more »

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my son is better than your son

The first of many in what will be a lifetime of bragging about my offspring: womb-bound, but still amazing. You heard it here first: Nugget and I played a game yesterday. I’m in a transition of sorts for maternity clothes. Everyday it looks less like I gained 5-10 pounds and stored it all in the… Read more »

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allison’s epic haircut

I love when my real life thoughts and dealings are played out in dream scenarios. In real life, I made hair appointments for myself and friend C for this weekend, and apparently I’m having a little anxiety about how my hair experience will go (read: if I will end up Dora-tastic again), which has resulted… Read more »

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how i am not my mother or HIANMM

Mom: Brown eyes and brunette. Allison: Green eyes and blond(ish). Mom: Spoke near-fluent Spanish and lived in Spain. Allison: Never passed for native, but did the French immersion thing in Paris. Mom: Married at 20. Allison: Married at 21. Please, people, it’s totally different. Mom: Can cook an amazing, authentic Irish dinner. Allison: Cannot. Last… Read more »