Carving

When we told the kids in the spring that we were having a baby and it was due at All Hallow’s Eve, Ellie was a little panicked. “But when will we carve our pumpkins?” It’s been asked at least once a week since. I wish I could say she was...

That Woman

  Jac whisked me away for a date over the weekend. ┬áSure, he had ulterior motives (i.e. walking this baby out on non-business days) but there was the knowledge that this would be the last outing for a while that would be “just us.” Ooh, I get weepy at...

Relief

This is what relief looks like to me: NOW the baby can come. St. Elizabeth Ann Seton’s Greet and Treat (Greet and Meet? Meet and Treat? I don’t know . . .) was Friday and it was on to get all costumes done by then. Mind you, I told the kids in MAY to...

In Stitches

Before we left California, I stole something. And by “stole” I mean I announced to Mama Syd that I liked a particular item and would like it for the baby. “Take it.” she said. “But it belongs to my brother . . . ” “What makes...

True Love Is

Going to put your phone in its special spot (away from grabby hands and such) and finding your favorite treat left there for you instead. Memory Monday! The kids will never accept Jac’s dyed hair. I sure do love that guy no matter what he looks...