Surrender – For Charlie

  Quiet after stormy cries Resting tiny limbs on mine Relief for me, I can quell distress Relief for him, feeling tenderness   I take a quick peek Eyelids closing slow Just one minute more… But mama, she knows   It’s time for baby boy to sleep Delay too long Sweet boy will weep  … Continue reading Surrender – For Charlie

If We Were Having Coffee – 01.02.16 #WeekendCoffeeShare #2LittleMonkeys

If we were having coffee, I’d tell you I started to write this post back on the 17th of December. As very pregnant women happen to do, I got too tired and didn’t finish it that night.  As it happened, that night was the last I’d be a very pregnant woman during this pregnancy or… Continue reading If We Were Having Coffee – 01.02.16 #WeekendCoffeeShare #2LittleMonkeys

30 Days of Thanks 2015 – Day 18

Today I'm thankful for a dad at the little monkey's school who has taken it upon himself to start up a volunteer group of other dads to help with traffic drop-off and pick-up so that our kids can be safe. We need more people like him in the world because he cares about all kids, not just his own. And with the way some of the people in my neighborhood drive, this is so needed. For this, I am so grateful.

30 Days of Thanks 2015 – Day 12

Today I'm grateful for this cold, for one reason and one reason only. I know my body is making antibodies for this particular strain of yuck and when Charlie looks as milk drunk as the little monkey does in this picture, those immunities will be passed on to him. For that, I am thankful.