Today. Of all days, my baby turns TWO. My winter babe. My solstice son. His birth has defined him : all things in his own time on his own unique […]
Back at it, in our favorite spot. Up North. Douglas Lake. A few glorious weeks to recharge, reset and renew. I need this place and this time.
That I ran the dishwasher. I spent the entire day thinking I had no clean dishes and was constantly rewashing silverware. This is the kind of thing that pre-kids, never […]
Looking up. Big shoes this one has to fill.
I never — ever — want to forget this moment. The feel of his little legs tucked in, resting up against me. The last of those leg rolls still slightly […]
It’s my birthday. But it doesn’t feel like my birthday. Not anymore. Not since having The Boys. I’m sure most moms feel this way … right? Because the second you […]
Easter – a time of death and renewal. Rebirth. A perfect metaphor for all of us throughout this world. Happy day to all.
The Yay: It’s a good good day in the neighborhood. I’m determined to make it so. There’s still a holiday coming up and I’m going to make damn well sure […]
The Yay : It’s Family Movie Night. Every Friday is. Now, more than ever, I am clinging to these routine norms. For some sort of semblance of how things were; […]
Day : 10. I can hardly believe I’ve made it ten whole days. To say I am struggling would be an understatement. Things that have been made abundantly clear: Kindergarten […]