LIFE

Miscarriage: Gaining and Losing, Learning and Weeping

By | November 27th, 2017|Categories: BLOG, LIFE|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Back in early August, we found out we were expecting a baby.  This was a complete surprise, as we had decided long ago that we were done with pregnancies—due to the possible health risks to [...]

The Lego Party: Jon’s 10th Birthday

By | August 16th, 2017|Categories: BLOG, LIFE|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

We recently celebrated an important milestone in our family, our oldest son turned 10 in July.  Now, I know 10th birthdays are usually kind of a big deal, but when your life starts with [...]

What I Learned From A “Ruined” Birthday Party

By | August 15th, 2017|Categories: BLOG, LIFE|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

A few weeks ago, we celebrated Jonathan's 10th birthday!  For those of you who are new to the site and don't know the story, Jon was born very prematurely and has had a long [...]

Saying Yes To Saying No

By | July 28th, 2017|Categories: BLOG, LIFE, SELF-CARE|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

It is easily two hours past the time you should have gone to bed, but you're still up. Not only are you up, but you are elbow deep in work-- typing away at a laptop [...]

“Mommy, It’s Time!”

By | June 15th, 2017|Categories: BLOG, LIFE|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

In early 2007, we were thrilled to find out we were expecting our first child, due in October. Almost instantly, the joy was met with some obstacles— the pregnancy was very difficult and I [...]