“Library Mom”

Today I tried to conform into what I always aspire to be: what I call a “Library Mom.” You know those moms at the library who speak in hushed tones to their kids as they usher them around helping them find appropriate books. They check out a huge stack and always return them on time….

weekend get-away

I got woken up this morning (for the third time) at 9:36 by Grace coming into my room and telling me very sweetly that the developmental specialist was here for Lucy. Yep. I’m admitting it right here…9:36! But the first time I woke up was at 2:02, and that was because I had the worst…

Real Life

Lucy’s not taking steps anymore. She did so great one day, then tried to build a tower with soup cans the next and one of the cans fell smack dab on her poor foot. (Yeah, I know, don’t let her play with soup cans..but you try taking cans away from a baby who is so…

gluten & dairy free

I am SO thankful to everyone who responded to what I wrote about Lucy a while ago. Seriously, people came out of the woodwork with phone calls or e-mails…some of them were people I didn’t even really know that well, a friend of a friend, a girl I knew when I was a freshman at…

stuck at home

This is where we were supposed to be this weekend……hunting for sea creatures on the beach in Mexico.…and shopping for sombreros and slingshots and purses made of shells in the little nearby quaint little town.But sadly we had to opt out of the trip because of Dave’s crazy travel schedule he has coming up. I’m…