Percy Prints for Jordin’s Journey. April 30, 2012
(Try saying that three times fast!) The first shop that I am featuring is Percy Prints, who you may have seen around my blog over the past few weeks. Percy Prints happens to be owned and operated by my sister, Rachel, →MORE...
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Looming. April 27, 2012
Letter to my punkins: 33 months. April 25, 2012
On naming an entity the size of a lime. April 23, 2012
I am sure that there comes a point in every marriage when one spouse looks at the other and is nonplussed, maybe even irritated, by what they see – and in my marriage, that point happens to be intrinsically linked to →MORE...
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Friday notes: Jordin’s Journey and…bubbles. April 20, 2012
Her compassion. April 19, 2012
The heartbeat. April 17, 2012
Evidence that chickens will eat anything. And I mean ANYTHING. April 16, 2012
We found out that we were expecting the first weekend of March. I bought a pregnancy test on the way to a five-year-old’s birthday party and took the test in the bathroom while Charlotte and Donald made quality bounce-house memories together. →MORE...
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Climbing. April 16, 2012
Jordin’s Journey. April 13, 2012
Okay, there is ONE last thing that I want to do before moving on to pregnancy stuff…I kind of, sort of want to tell you about a little girl named Jordin and the charity fundraiser that is being organized in her →MORE...
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Gratitude. April 12, 2012
Surprise! April 10, 2012
After many long months of tryingOur house will be filled with much crying Whether girl or a boy We are both filled with joyAnd here is some proof we’re not lying: We hit ten weeks yesterday. Our first appointment →MORE...
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A gem in my life. April 09, 2012
A few years ago, I found myself seated at a table with two good friends of mine: one Chinese and one white. And at one point in the conversation, the white woman made a comment about the way Asian people smell →MORE...
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On needs, sick days, and happiness. April 05, 2012
Over the past, er, thirty-two months and change, I have found that my happiness as a parent and a woman is contingent upon a few factors. I need to feel GOOD about my relationships – with Charlotte, with Donald, with my →MORE...
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The battlefield. April 03, 2012