Emotion

On Monday, this pregnancy concluded week seventeen.  I have gained only two pounds, but I look like I’ve put on twelve and given my sudden rediscovery of The Irrepressible Pregnant Hunger, I’m sure that I’m well on my way to doing →MORE...

May 22, 2012
Over the past two or three months, Charlotte has “outgrown” her nap.  And by “outgrown,“ what I mean is that she no longer naps with any sort of consistency at a reasonable hour…but she is still physically incapable of making it →MORE...

*** The last two weeks have been especially busy for our family, hence the low rate of blogging.  Next week things should be back to normal.  Whew!  Thanks for your patience! It has been two and a half weeks since I →MORE...

May 07, 2012
We knew that that day was coming, the day when their heart would stop beating and they would take their last breath.  We watched time march forward, slowly, one step and then another. Death is an excellent teacher.  It reminds you →MORE...

    1.  Every time I get her dressed to go out, if I blink my eyes she strips and dresses up in a princess dress.    2.  Her imagination is taking off.  The stories she tells me are increasingly elaborate →MORE...