Charlotte

Aug 31, 2009
To Charlie, sweet Charlie, my love, When I was pregnant with you, I always rolled my eyes a little bit at the folks who told me that your infancy would fly by. I mean, COME ON, they were saying this to →MORE...

Aug 31, 2009
Donald and I waited sixteen days before we gave Charlotte her first full-immersion bath, because that’s how long it took her belly button to stop looking like something from Frankenstein’s garden and start looking more like something you expect to find →MORE...

Aug 31, 2009
This is the mirror toy that hangs from Charlotte’s swing.  My daughter is just now beginning to enter that stage in her life wherein people are constantly advising me to give her toys.  And it sounds like a great idea, honestly, →MORE...

Aug 27, 2009
I am scrubbing a coffee mug, watching from my kitchen window as the world wakes up and the birds flit about.  My dog walks into my view and poops.  THIS IS MY LIFE, I sigh.  Then I hang my head out →MORE...