Charlotte

Nov 16, 2012
Two days before Evelyn’s birth, I found Charlotte sitting at a table drawing pictures for “her” baby when I picked her up at preschool.  Sa maitresse, her teacher, told me that she had asked Charlotte about the baby a couple hours →MORE...

Nov 15, 2012
Evelyn is one week old today.  We are all completely enamored of her.  Charlotte seems particularly incapable of bestowing upon her sister enough kisses.  Hardly ten minutes goes by without her requesting to kiss our little hazelnut. Naturally, Donald and I →MORE...

Me:  Okay, sweetheart, it’s time for some quiet rest time in the bedroom. Charlotte:  But I don’t want quiet time! Me:  I know, darling, but getting enough rest is really important if we’re going to shake that stomach bug you have. →MORE...

Oct 29, 2012
About a year ago, I noticed that Charlotte had outgrown our Ergo.  Oh well, I thought.  What’s a girl to do?  The kid likes to be carried and the Ergo is what we have.  Maybe she should think twice before she →MORE...

Last week my daughter’s preschool hosted a costume parade and party.  So, after several months of listening to her tell me that she would really like a “Chinese rainbow dragon” costume please, I finally cranked one out. As you can see, →MORE...