I planned to return to work by now, in some capacity, outside of the home. Between our older son’s private school tuition (and for those who wonder what that is, it is $1,300/mo and that does not include fundraisers or annual fund or uniforms), our mortgage, and the 1.25% we pay in property taxes on […]
My dearest Baby G,
That’s how long you’ve been outside of my body and in our family. You made H a big brother, you became a little brother, and you made your daddy and me happy beyond words. We longed for you way before we ever knew the path you’d take to joining our family. […]
This is not the post I envisioned for what was otherwise a lovely Christmas holiday. My mother certainly ruined my Christmas eve but as I didn’t have to see her today and I hope not for many months, we had a great day.
And, while my husband said he thinks it is fear, not hate, […]
And, here I am again, wondering where the last two weeks have gone that I haven’t had a chance to write. Well, that’s not entirely true, I do have one draft, but still.
I’m stealing time writing this while Baby G attempts to go down for his afternoon nap. Teeth 5 & 6 are on […]
I miss writing here. I think about writing daily then the day escapes me as does the week and before I know it almost two weeks have gone by since my last post.
We had probably the best Thanksgiving ever this year. It was my two sets of aunts/uncles, my cousin and her husband and […]
I have had no time to write or even consider writing. The time change threw us for a loop and still, a week later, the boys are waking up early (before 6), so by 8 PM I am ready for bed.
I am not so much a fan of laundry list posts, but, in the […]
Pulling up, just shy of 9 mos
I did not sleep well in the wee hours of this morning, having to get up to do pacifier intervention at 1, 3:52 and 4:16 (when the real culprit was that Baby G had soaked through his diaper and his clothes and needed to be changed. Much screaming ensued and it took effort to get […]