Photographs of Charlotte

Donald took the last week off work to help prepare our home, yard, and freezer for the baby’s arrival.  It was indescribably nice having him home for such a long period of time.  We took one day as a family to →MORE...

Me:  Did you have fun today, sweetie?Her:  Yes, I had so much fun!Me:  What did you do?Her:  Lots of stuff, Momma.Me:  What kinds of stuff?Her:  I don’t know, Momma.Me:  You don’t know?  Did you paint?Her:  Yes.Me:  Did you play with the →MORE...

Dear Charlotte, You hit thirty-eight months last week and the biggest news I have to offer you with regards to milestones is that THIS is the month you started preschool. This month, you started attending a local French immersion preschool two →MORE...

...and she fed lorikeets and she met a baby seal and she touched a mermaid’s purse and she hasn’t stopped chattering about it since.  Grandparents really are the best.

Sep 20, 2012
Today, I was going to write about the book I am reading (Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth) and how it is blowing my mind.  The way I read these books three years ago differs so significantly from how I read them →MORE...