blues, coffee, depression, pisces, single mom, toddler

Preparing for the worst

Update: My first post at Rocky Mountain Moms blog is up! I made a pot of coffee in preparation for last night's bedtime battle. I could see the animistic side of my child getting ready to pounce. I picked her up from her dad's and her eyes were as wide as saucers. Rooferman put his foot in… Continue reading Preparing for the worst

coffee, nap, single mom, workout tree

Coffee and Chronic napping

I've been trying to combat my chronic need to nap at 6 pm every night. It's become a serious issue. I cannot keep my eyes open at that time of day. If I am in the car, I have to slap myself to stay awake. If I am standing by a warm stove, cooking dinner,… Continue reading Coffee and Chronic napping

child support, coffee, custody, deadbeat dad, hard, karma, loser, mom, single mom, strength

Do it yourself Divorce

Last night I went to the Pro Se Divorce Clinic sponsored by the Women's Resource Center. I was nervous. I don't know why. I guess I don't have much faith in the court system, having seen a lot of friends go through legal agony and eventually losing. Even though Rooferman and I never actually took the vows,… Continue reading Do it yourself Divorce

coffee, colorado, crash, egg donation, morning, nap, workout tree

7:15 AM

Ok I'll make it short today. I'm sick of my long-winded rants. This is my dilemma:5 am - Wake Up Call5:15 - Begin Pilates Hell5:30 - Call JL6:00- Start Coffee6:05 - Shower6:20- Drink Cup O Joe #1, Read Durango Herald6:30- Wake up LB (if she hasn't called for me yet)6:35- Feed Toddler breakfast (try to… Continue reading 7:15 AM