on counting down in Advent

The Christmas season is {finally} here. I sincerely love Christmas, and the Advent that precedes it. To take a season – a month or more – and focus on being still, waiting, watching, being hopeful, anticipating the coming Christ child… it’s a...

on the First Day

of October!!———-One of the reasons I love blogging is that I love to read blogs. I’m a big ol’ snoop. If I use your bathroom, chances are I may have peeked in your medicine cabinet. I KNOW!! It’s a character flaw. I just love...

on butter and flour

Baking is therapy. Husby knows that a long day = pecan pie, a day rough around the edges = chocolate chip cookies, and if it requires a trip to the fancy carpeted grocery for specialty ingredients, just stay away until I’ve had a bite.   Baking is kind of...

on Samuel Robert: 6 months

Oh, my Sam… This feels like a big huge milestone, this being of six whole months old. That’s like a big kid, right there. He’s weighing in at 19+ pounds, and 29inches long. He’s catching up to his height – he’s got sweet little fat...

on Samuel Robert at 5 months

Oh my sweet baby Sam… …how I cherish you. At 5 months, Sam weighs 17lbs, 8oz and has doubled his birthweight! He’s also 28.5in long – that’s the 98th percentile, folks. My kid is long and lean. No clue where that comes from…...

on our fifth anniversary

We celebrated quietly, with grandma babysitting we slipped out to a bookstore, perusing the shelves then coming together for a piece of cheesecake. We laughed throughout the day as we remembered what we were doing at that very time on that very day 5 years earlier:...
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