Nosey

Ellie is a singer through and through. There are some days that her singing is CONSTANT, something that we have to speak over and around and through. It’s *mostly* awesome. And the best part? Her wacky lyrics. Every song she belts out has her own twist. Every...

Success

I know that by posting this, dire, DIRE things will happen.  Catastrophic even. *BIG SIGH!* But here goes: Ellie is potty trained. There. I said it. We had an inkling 2 months ago  when we just stopped using pull-up because it was too hot and sweaty.  Then, a month...

Tenacity

Tenacious:  adj. persistent in maintaining, adhering to, or seeking something valued or desired. Aaaaand that was the last night Ellie slept in her crib.  In that single evening she also mastered how to climb down from the top bunk and use door knobs. Tenacious, I...

Golden Girl

Ellie turned 2. On the Second.  That made it her Golden Birthday. Hurray! She’s been working for weeks on her two little fingers and has finally mastered it.  She spent the last 3 days telling anyone who would listen, “I two.  I two!” And now she is....

Splendor in the Grass

I can see you’re thinking baby I’ve been thinking too about the way we used to be and how to start a new Going where the hills are green and the cars are few and far days are full of splendor and at night you can see the stars Life’s been moving oh...