Monthly Archives: October 2011

Nursery is Ready

To distract myself from thinking about the little boy we got a phone call about yesterday, I put some more touches on the nursery. I can’t say “finishing touches” with a straight face, because I’m always adding and changing things. … Continue reading

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We said no.

I know this may not make sense to some of you. We got our first phone call! Newborn boy. Born drug addicted. Caucasian. Lots of family involvement. We are hoping for a sibling pair. And are totally open to race. … Continue reading

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Don’t Follow That Bird

I remember my dad taking me to see S.esame Street’s “Follow That Bir.d” when I was little, and I remember being really excited and liking it. I saw it in the $5 movie section at T.arget last night and was … Continue reading

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Everything Changes

In honor of National Coming Out Day, I wanted to share the tone of this week.  Everything Changes. It may be another way of saying, “This too shall pass, but for me it is more about the attitude. Croi’s mom … Continue reading

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Fears

When I think about my fears for parenting, I can only think of the first three months. Of course, I get a pit in my stomach when I think about teenagers with cell phones, searching the internet (whatever THAT looks … Continue reading

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while we wait

I’ve been channeling my energy into nesting. Crafty projects (you’ve seen a few). Cooking big meals. I generally cook big meals with leftovers, but have consciously been doing this more & freezing big batches. A few of my favorite things … Continue reading

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