4 year old Delaney is always good for a morning giggle: As she stands in front of me trying to work the clasp on a necklace, she says: “I can’t do this! I need my glasses. I can’t see anything.” P.S. She doesn’t have glasses. She does, however, have a grandmother who says those very words often. 🙂
Here is something you need to know about me: I absolutely love to read. Books have always held a mystical place in my life. From the moment you crack one open, you are transported to another world. You can be anyone, try anything. You can be a sea turtle, a little boy who talks to Santa, the star of the… View Post
It is at this time of year…particularly today, that I am a bit overwhelmed by the blessings in my life. I certainly attempt to live daily with gratitude, but I also know, I’m human, and well, I’m a mom, so, I’m clearly far from perfect. What I know for sure is that I’m probably not as patient as I should… View Post
Within the long list of things I clearly do not know about my children is a this: It is a little something Cooper decided to recite for me today. Delaney can take all the credit for being a good teacher.
So….I think I’m getting this whole mommy thing down. I know I have lots to learn, but for a little girl/toddler boy mom, I figure I’m OK, right? However…there are some things that I find perplexing. 1) Bathroom humor – certainly aware that adult men enjoy this type of humor, but now think that small children carry the same gene. … View Post
You know how there are little things that bring you great joy?? Your favorite coffee, someone giving you the friendly driver’s wave, getting an extra 15 minutes of sleep, remembering to TIVO your favorite show at the last minute, 30 minutes of peace and quiet, a small (who am I kidding? a Large) piece of chocolate… Well, the same is… View Post