LA Metro

As of last week P started her music classes at The Colburn School in downtown LA.  The class is at 10:30am, prime rush hour traffic. As I sat at a light last week the bus zoomed by and I thought hummm that just might be faster.It wasn’t.  However, P and I loved the adventure of … Continue reading LA Metro


The recent Florida trip was a hard one.  But, I must say P didn’t just survive the trip, she actually thrived. A few changes have happened. A big one is the introduction of “wubbies”.   P has never had a toy she clings to.  She’ll tell me she wants to take one of her monkeys or … Continue reading Wubbies


Today we made a catepillar out of toilet paper rolls, craft paper and ribbon.  P loved the process of making it and then “walking” it all around the house. I asked her if she wanted to name it and she called it “Applesauce”.  Why?  I have no idea.  I’m just proud I came up with … Continue reading Applesauce

Jorgie Not Here

When my father came to visit us in November I changed his voicemail on his phone with P.  I said a phrase, P repeated it until we were done and it went like this:JorgieNot HereLeave MessageThank you.Ironically, P and I just got back from a 16 day trip to Florida.  My father passed away on … Continue reading Jorgie Not Here

Funny Girl

It’s been a while since I posted.  More details on why later but for now I wanted to post some of P’s latest doings.Last night, it was 9:30, at least an hour past her bedtime.  I wanted to get her into pjs but she was taking the toys that were out and cleaning them one … Continue reading Funny Girl

Yoga…I’m back!

Because I’ve been feeling so stressed with my dad’s illness I decided it was time to get back into yoga.  Before P was born I went regularly, 3-4 times a week. While I was pregnant with her I went daily. It really does my body so much good and I’ve missed it terribly.I belonged to … Continue reading Yoga…I’m back!