It’s been a month now since I ran the Walt Disney World Marathon and I have another marathon on my schedule for this Sunday, so it’s high time that I either blog about it or make a conscious decision that I’m not going to blog about it. Even though this wasn’t my first marathon, they […]
Yesterday, over on Violet Film, I posted #38 in my my year-long quest to post a photo every day. It was just an ordinary photo of an ordinary activity, but it got me to thinking, which led me to blog about it today. On Sunday, Sarah Kate had her First Reconciliation. We won’t talk about […]
I just have to say: I can’t get enough of my little dude. He is irresistibly chunky (a trait that Sarah Kate has always lacked), perpetually smiling, and just plain F-U-N. Sarah Kate has always been a happy, friendly child, as well, but when she was a baby I was so stressed out about keeping […]
If you are a regular reader, friend, or family member, you already know where I stand on prenatal testing. If you’re new to my blog, you can read my other posts on the subject here. Once you know where I stand on prenatal testing, then it’s not a big leap to figure out where I […]
Twice this week I’m going to be doing The Thing You’re Never Supposed to Do if you’re a parent of children with special needs. I blew off Sarah Kate’s IEP meeting at the school, and then I blew off Nathan’s meeting with his service coordinator for Early Intervention. Okay, maybe “blew off” is too strong […]
Apologies to those who have been looking for new posts on my blog – the holidays have made it much more difficult to find the time to think of things to write about, much less actually sit down to write them. I’m going to blame my sporadic posting partly on the fact that last week […]
Sarah Kate is 8!, originally uploaded by Violet Film. It’s hard for me to believe that this beautiful young lady was once so tiny. Not just tiny, but scrawny with a look that only a parent could find beautiful. Sarah Kate was born on December 27, 2002 after several days of touch-and-go premature labor in […]
Front Room Flying, originally uploaded by Violet Film.