Parenting choices

One morning about two months ago Charlotte woke up in the morning and refused to let me take off her diaper unless I solemnly swore that I would put her in a pair of underpants.  Not the blue pair with the →MORE...

Oct 31, 2011
Last week, Donald and I saw the photographs of a set of siblings who need a home. There are three of them, when we originally planned to only consider two children for adoption.  The oldest child is school-age, when we originally →MORE...

We’re still spending a lot of time thinking about and talking with family.  Until things settle down, I just wanted to share two videos that caught my eye recently. A couple weeks ago, Charlotte and I were at the library when →MORE...

After purging their closet recently, someone passed a bunch of hand-downs to me.  There were a few bikinis in the lot so yesterday I went through and tried them on and picked one to replace my ten-year-old pink sparkly thing.  Finally. →MORE...