Confessions.

December 15, 2010

Time for some more confessions.

1.  I have a very hard time accepting things in life that are Just. Not. Fair.  And not right.  And rather screwed up.  BAH.  Why oh why can't I learn that some problems have no solutions?

2.  I haven't made a proper dinner for B and myself in more than a week.  (And he hasn't complained once.)

3.  Sometimes, after the kids go down, I just eat dessert and forget about dinner all together.

4.  I enjoy seeing unflattering pictures of B's ex-girlfriend.  (Bad, I know.  We're all supposed to stick together, right??)

5.  I find Joel McHale enormously sexy.

6.  I am addicted to The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.  I may even be following a couple of them on twitter.  *cringe*

7.  I still yell too much at my kids.  (Bad, bad, bad.  But it is getting better!)

8.  Annnnnnnd I still like sleeping with my baby.

And you?  Anything you need to get off your chest?

16 comments:

  1. is it bad if i just steal your list...

    plus i'll add:

    i actually enjoy saying the 'F-word'

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  2. I shout at the kiddos too much too!
    I can eat more Digestive biscuits (cookies) than is really acceptable!
    I'm finding too many nice things to buy myself as Christmas treats whilst I supposed to be doing pressie shopping fo other people!!

    Oh Well. Good to fess up!

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  3. oh i love this post. thank you.

    i'll add: i devoured an entire bag of chocolate peanut clusters while watching 30 rock last night instead of writing christmas cards.

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  4. I have eaten my weight in chocolate today... and yet I barely let the kids eat any sweets... I'm a hypocrite.

    ps I love your quotes! So much truth.

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  5. 1) when husband is out of town and the boys are asleep I have dinner while surfing the web (like right now...) but the menu is always a mortadella sandwich and nutella by the spoonful. [I hope that it won't mean much to most of you...]. This, of course, after my children have eaten broccoli and squash all week.
    2) I still have to send some birth announcements (baby was born last June...ehm...)
    3) When husband comes back home, I mostly look forward to the int'l magazines he brings me back

    I feel a pretty horrible wife/mother! Maybe Jora, you should also have a "brag confessions" post just to balance things out!

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  6. I yell, too. When my son doesn't listen to me, I have to yell. I am not proud of it, but that's the way it is.

    Make a dinner. Even if you are too busy. You will feel much better.

    Sandy

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  7. i yell too much at the kids. i am impatient (hence the yelling). i drink too much red wine and don't exercise enough. i am like a dog with a bone when i want something, even if deep down i know it's not necessary. i am often a lazy procrastinator, which directly conflicts with my impatient yelling. and even though i live in rome, the eternal city, and am surrounded by art, history and endless cultural riches, i'd rather stay home and watch the real housewives of beverly hills! i didn't even know you could follow them on twitter!!! thanks for that one ;-) hmmmm, not sure if i feel better for having shared, or embarrassed?

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  8. 1) I have 478 unread posts in my reader.

    2)...146 items in my inbox.

    3) I ate licorice (and coffee) for breakfast this morning.

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  9. I love your #4!!
    I yell too much, too.
    I have so much work to do around the house, but I just can't get motivated. One would think that having a New Year's Eve party would be enough motivation. I'll wear myself out the day before and then be tired and cranky for the party. Ugh.

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  10. Love this post... It's nice to hear that other moms are just as "real" as I am... I must admit : 1.I can't remember the last time I cooked, let alone a proper meal.we eat out every night.
    2. I also haven't sent out my birth announcements...and my baby was born 18 months ago today!
    3. I have yet to do my Christmas cards.
    4. I ate a mini bag of Doritos and a Diet DP for lunch... it's all I've eaten today and I did get up on time and was at work on time...
    5. (I can't believe I'll write this...)but I TOO have yelled at my little one more and more...he just never listened to me when I called or corrected.... are you ready for it.... I found out after I yelled so much and put him in time out, that he can't hear!!!! :( We got tubes last Tues.

    I am def not a great mom/wife lately...

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  11. I love Joel McHale too. And I NEVER watched Everybody Loves Raymond (they were too mean to each other on that show for my comfort level), but I am loving Ray Romano in Men of a Certain Age. Something about him...

    Plenty of bad mommy/wife moments here too. But let's not beat ourselves up to badly. I think overall we are all doing just fine.

    jbhat

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  12. HA

    this really made me laugh. I might borrow this idea for a post (and credit you of course). I haven't cooked in 2 weeks and my sweet hubby looks at me longingly sometimes but darling that he is he hasn't said anything

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  13. My confession is that I'm a teeny bit sad that it's time to start my baby on solids. Time is going so fast....

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  14. Jora - I like you more and more! I just discovered the Real Housewives of BH this week - and before I knew it I was watching to see if I could spot early signs of the demise of the Grammar's marriage (in my defense I was searching for a new Top Chef on Bravo). Now I am eating flourless choc cake, reading my favorite blogs (:)), as G works yet another late night, when I really should be in bed getting the rest I need so that I don't yell - HA!

    Eamonn's mama

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  15. I back you up on #6 and add that I've also started reading their blogs on Bravo's site. I must say (as a defense to make myself feel better...that Kyle does post some great tips on twitter!) Guilty Pleasure!

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  16. Jora -

    Hi!! I accidentally stumbled upon your blog, and when I read this post I thought, "Whoa, we have the same life and she's writing MY blog post!"
    I also have three little ones, my youngest daughter was born 03/10, and I admit the RH of BH is my guilty pleasure. I sometimes yell too much, get the "jitters" if my chocolate stash is low, still love sleeping with my baby, and daily dream of a clean house, and meals that I haven't just bought at Costco to heat up ( although I will say their veggie lasagna was divine :O) )

    Oh, and P.S. - Thanks for making me feel like I'm not the only woman in the world with a Joel McHale crush...hehe

    Dana - http://hotpinkmommyinagreenworld.blogspot.com

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