Evolution I Can Believe In

April 3, 2013 § 2 Comments

The following set of pictures is evidence of changes that have occured in one human being over a period of several years…

From this...

From this…


To this...

To this…


To this...

To this…

I captured this particular evolution in mid-moment – notice the specimen in the reflection…magnificent!

An Apple a Day…& CPR

February 27, 2013 § 4 Comments

Yesterday, Lily and I sat across from one another eating apple slices while I cut a few of her receiving blankets into squares.

She gnawed on the hunk of fruit, passing it thoughtfully from hand to hand, scraping the flesh with her two new bottom teeth until a small piece dangled from the skin of the apple. « Read the rest of this entry »

A New Word

February 22, 2013 § 4 Comments

Staying faithful to my goal of posting at least once a week…

Lily, my 7.5 month old daughter, can say five words now: Da-da-da-da, Ma-ma-ma-ma, Na-na-na-na, Ba-ba-ba-ba and Grrrrr. « Read the rest of this entry »

My Nephew’s First Encounter with a Horror Movie

February 16, 2013 § 3 Comments

The Shining was on regular television the night of my Dad’s 60th birthday. My nephew Josh, ten years old at the time, saw a scene that I wish he hadn’t. « Read the rest of this entry »

It’s Hard Being Little

January 28, 2013 § 1 Comment

Journal Entry on 1/21/13 –

Both girls are home from school and I have Lily.

First mistake, I didn’t have a plan of action so beginning around 2pm, things started getting out of control. The girls were getting on each other’s nerves, Lily wouldn’t and still won’t take a nap; I’ve had to warn, attempt time out and think of things to do unsuccessfully. « Read the rest of this entry »

Now what?

December 28, 2012 § Leave a comment

I started this blog back in October 2012, unclear about a specific focus and frankly, I’m still unclear. I don’t know why I feel the need to hone in on something any more specific than being a new Mom, and when that’s not so new anymore, I’ll just blog about life. Good enough. « Read the rest of this entry »

Article on Contraception

December 2, 2012 § 6 Comments

So I’ve been thinking about what my focus could be for this blog wrapped inside the broader “new mom” package and then I started reading over the Google news as I usually do each morning at my desk. I saw an article headline that read: Teens Need Contraception Prescriptions in Hand. « Read the rest of this entry »

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