Category Archives: family
We had a bumpy start to the New Year. I mean that figuratively and literally. I blame the fact that I am still on vacation, and my brain is not functioning properly. On Monday, I tried to drop Annie off at … Continue reading
A few weeks ago, we went to a dog show nearby. Now, Nuala is obsessed with the idea of getting a pet. For a while, we had Sneaky. I’m frequently asked, “Mama, when do you think we’ll be able to … Continue reading
Saw this adorable/neat/clever contraption on My Rocking Wardrobe this morning, a super fun site I found by way of Cup of Jo. I would love a “box in box” to organize the gazillion do-dads my kids collect.
I’ve been thinking about my grandmother a lot these past few days and I realized it’s probably because she died this week eight years ago, and as these things tend to sear themselves into our brains, my brain must be … Continue reading
A quiet morning. Annie and Nuala are at school. I have coffee, and policy gobbledygook. And the lovely images in this poem. “I Have Daughters and I Have Sons” 1. Who is out there at 6 A.M.? The man Throwing … Continue reading
I had a thought once, which I may have shared with some of you. It was this: If only we could love our bodies as our mothers do. I thought it again when I was looking at Annie’s feet this … Continue reading