Occupying kids doesn't need to be an expensive, complicated struggle-fest -- we just need to have a few ideas ready, like some of my favorite sanity savers.
Wife vetoes each of them until Husband is completely exasperated. Winning the game: Wife finally decides what she is hungry for and just picks something.
Starting over with projectile spit-up, and up-the-back-out-the-neck blowouts. Starting over with me being a food source for the next year.
Your momfidence has grown. You've proven to yourself that you can handle the unexpected. You are learning to trust your instincts (this is HUGE!).
The winter doldrums are in full swing. It's still too dark, too gloomy, and too cold. Here are my tips for surviving this time of year.