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This is NOT the update that I wanted to write {But something just as precious}

I missed writing my 10-month update. On March 4, I should be writing Abby’s 11-month update. And, while the next several weeks promise to be insanely busy, I have faith that I will write…eventually. 354 more words


I won't lie, it's a little weird

The thing I’ve been least looking forward to has happened…..Big Man is as tall as I. Ouch. I’m a bit on the vertically-challenged side, so this isn’t really much of an accomplishment, but you should see the joy on his face.   211 more words


Reflections on the Lake

There are a few seconds after the initial invigorating plunge into the cool water when I notice that the water around me is dark. I have no idea whether the bottom is inches or metres below my feet. 509 more words

Life Journey

From Dusk Till Dawn

I pull into the garage having just spent an hour in traffic. As I open the door to the kitchen, I find a grumpy Dad trying to feed a howling Little One. 389 more words


Live Music at Dinner

When Little Man finally woke from his long nap in the afternoon, he was happy to find nana and papa (North Carolina ones) were here to visit. 270 more words


Smoke Gets in Your Eyes - but please no yoga pants

Odds and Ends – Musings on my state of mind.

This morning as I was leaving the self-serve dog wash with a clean old dog and a fifteen pound bag of dog food under my arm I saw road rage. 1,181 more words


Minimalism Series Part 1: Bedrooms

My husband, C, and I have a pretty good dialogue

Do we really need this?


Maybe we will use it…


Ok, so that may not be the best example but it is an example! 859 more words