I suppose it's ironic that after I post about being content and grateful I get tried. Tested. This morning I noticed that someone (a neighbor) has presumably cashed a check of ours twice. We hired him to do some power washing after he told us about his ill mother and his lack of job. It's … Continue reading love thy neighbor?
I have drafted probably 5 different (long) blog posts since Memorial Day. I never posted a single one, obviously, as this is my first post in some time. I'm not sure why, either. Maybe the posts were more for me to vent and clear my head. Maybe they felt too personal to share. Maybe they … Continue reading A mess
This last week was spent out of town with my sister-in-law, her husband and their new baby. It was a wonderful week! I got to meet my first nephew, and we captured a few picture perfect moments with my son and my nephew - baby cousins meeting for the first time! Precious! Here's the thing … Continue reading Walking by Sight
"I can't push a stroller and a wheelchair at the same time." That was the line I created in the shower - always a place of brilliance, yes? I was up early to rinse off before James awoke. I knew with a busy morning that I'd likely not get a (private, non-whiny) shower in unless … Continue reading Strollers & Wheelchairs
My two-year-old son, James, is picking up words like a little scholar. He puts them together into coherent thoughts and combinations, too. I knew this day would come, so I wasn't too worried, though the doctor did tell me to keep an eye on things. He said if James wasn't stringing together two- and three-word … Continue reading You’re my work, baby.
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