On Monday I finished up my first drawing of our little snail, a picture that I love dearly of him and Jeremy. I love them so much! 6 hours. Approximately 8in x 8in.
Isaac was born a little over 24 hours ago, on December 21 at 12:04am. He was 8 pounds 13 ounces and 20 inches long. After 12 hours of labor (almost 2 hours of pushing only to discover his head was facing the wrong way and unable to turn him), he Read More
Sometimes giving up commitments that were stressors can lead to happier things. Jeremy is raiding tonight, as evidenced by the loud clicking of his keyboard. I’m not, and that used to bug me often after I gave it up. Not tonight. Tonight I’m cuddled in bed with Oakley, relaxed and Read More
On Tuesday Jeremy and I found out we’re having a baby boy. He had previously been convinced we were having a girl and, though I wanted one going in, all of my thoughts and instincts were telling me it was a boy. We are very happy. On Tuesday Jeremy kept Read More
Key Lime, I’ve decided to call you Key Lime for now. I figure it is better than JG, the acronym my mom called me when I was still in her tummy. The story says that my dad didn’t want to believe she was pregnant and said that I was Just Read More
I grew up in Florida and, with the exception of a few flakes back when I was two, I never saw snow. It became something magical to me, something that I would never get to experience, something always out of reach, a reminder of my limitations. I know for some Read More
For the last week, I have been hermitting. My days have been spent with Oakley (and Jeremy in the evenings) reading, napping, watching Orange Season 2 with Jeremy and Longmire Season 2 on my own, napping, playing WoW, walking Oak, napping, cooking, doing laundry, and letting my car sit in Read More