Four Years In A Blink, In a Lifetime

September 12, 2013

Sometimes it’s hard for me to believe that Jackson has only been in our lives for four years. I know there WAS a time before him, and I remember it, but it almost doesn’t feel real. It might as well have been someone else’s life sometimes. My life for the 30 years before he joined […]

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Books Mommy!

August 28, 2012

This morning, like every morning, Jackson quietly walked into our room and came to my side of the bed to wake me up. He stood there silently, and then held a book out to me. When I took the book, he silently turned around, left our room, and a few moments later, returned with 3 […]

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Kidlet Tidbits (And My Bid For Parent of the Year)

June 7, 2012

Well, that was a heavy couple of days around here, so I’ll lighten things up with some random little tidbits (and then the best video ever). This week, Jackson started going to daycare 3 days a week. Ouch to the pocketbook, but we think it’s time both for him and for N.C.’s business. Of course, […]

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You, My Boy, Are More

March 28, 2012

This is how I see you, most of the time. Laughing, smiling, and a blur from wiggling and moving. Some days I know I focus too much on the hard parts. Especially here. This place is where I work through my own feelings of failing, of my own feelings that I’m not enough for you, […]

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Pumpkin Picking

October 26, 2011

And this one is mine. And this one. And that one over there. And I’ll just sit on this one to keep it safe. Oooh, how about THIS one?

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