Dear Charlotte

Dear Charlotte, If I had to sum up this last month with you in one sentence, I would have to tell you how immensely proud of you I am. This past month was the first family holiday that you understood and →MORE...

Dear Charlotte, You’re twenty-eight months old now.  I had to look up your last letter to find out, exactly, because I’ve started referring to you as “almost two and a half” instead of by months. I still remember when you hit →MORE...

Hey Sweetheart, The past two months with you have been golden, in large part because you have undergone an enormous intellectual growth spurt.  Your personality, your communication skills, your ability to reason through problems, your comprehension of the world around you, →MORE...

Dear Charlotte, Nearly a century ago, an essayist named Marcel Proust put his pen to a paper and wrote this: If a little dreaming is dangerous, the cure for it is not to dream less but to dream more, to dream →MORE...

Jul 20, 2011
My baby is two years darling today.  We are spending time with good friends, learning to say ‘hello beautiful’ in Farsi, baking herb bread with fresh garden rosemary.  We are napping pressed together in the bedroom, playing puzzles as long as →MORE...