P is developing at a fast rate again. She’s hitting some kind of brain developmental mile marker. First, she is officially potty trained!!!! Mother of God! The excitement and relief this brings me is more than I expected. She’s very proud of herself as well. We’ve now made it past a week of no accidents … Continue reading 2.5 years = milestones
We have a hard time planning vacations in advance. For one D’s job can be so erratic that it’s tough to make a reservation that won’t cost us more in cancelation or changing fees. So, when our friend offered up her reserved days in Yosemite at the end of April we took them! I had … Continue reading 1-2-3-4 Yosemiteeeee!
P’s napping schedule and the duration of her naps have changed in the last week. Instead of going down at 2pm and napping for an hour, she is falling asleep often as early as noon and then sleeping for two hours. This is throwing me off….in a good way. I love the two hour nap … Continue reading Naps
With each year I get more use to the idea that I’m a mother. This year I feel I’ve eased into the role quite comfortably and securely. I’ve also realized that the best thing for me to do on Mother’s Day is to work in the garden undisturbed and that’s what D has given me … Continue reading Mother’s Day 2010
I was in the process of putting P to bed. We had just finished brushing her teeth. I told her to go ahead to her room while I finished putting things away in the bathroom. All of a sudden I hear Clooney squeal and sort of bark followed by P crying….hysterically.When I got to them … Continue reading Conscience