Mom Bloggers Club

22,000+ Members - The Largest Mom Blogger Network in the World

I'm sure by now everyone has heard the term "the man cold". The common cold that turns anyone with a "y" chromosome over the age of 18 into a newborn puppy who needs it's mother.

My husband gets these "man colds".

At least once a year he's couch-bound and whining like he's knocking on death's door (and as pathetic as it is I do tend to find some entertainment in the behavior, not that I'll admit that to him).

Well, I've recently come to realize that this is actually a trend with my husband. He has this ability to throw himself into something and expect the entire world to follow suit (and be happy about it) and for some reason, we do...

For example a few years ago, after much urging, my husband decided to "start eating healthy". I.e. He went on what I like to call, the "Man Diet".

Where he counted calories, ate only the portion limits on bags, consumed no red meats, and had nothing but water 3:00pm (which worked for him because at the time he'd be in bed at 7ish to wake up around 3:00am for work).

It was wonderful (Truly).

At the announcement I was thrilled. He had finally taken his health into consideration and I no longer had to worry about him having a heart attack at the age of 30.

What I didn't realize at the time was that it meant he expected the rest of the family to "start eating healthy" as well.

***To continue reading this posts and others from the Mommy, In Demand blog click the link below***

http://mommyindemand.blogspot.com/2012/03/from-momma-bears-den-man-...

Views: 14

Comment

You need to be a member of Mom Bloggers Club to add comments!

Join Mom Bloggers Club

FIND US ON SOCIAL MEDIA

Question of the Day

Morning Beverage of Choice

What is your favorite drink in the morning: coffee, tea, water, juice, energy drink, soda? What wakes you up and gets you going?

Join the conversation.


Blog Prompt

Daily Video Dose

© 2015   Created by Mom Bloggers Club.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service