Jan 7 2015

And Here We Go Again…

By |2015-01-07T09:35:17+00:00January 7th, 2015|Uncategorized|9 Comments

Our furnace is going out.  Hattie drew this picture of Josh a few days ago. I think it's quite accurate and explains why the furnace issue isn't as big a deal to him. You'd be warm too...if hair circled your entire head. The last few days I’ve been instructed by Josh (who sits in a warm office 8 hours a day) to “keep it turned off until you [...]

Dec 10 2014

Fear not! Daddy is with you.

By |2014-12-10T08:22:03+00:00December 10th, 2014|Uncategorized|5 Comments

Back before I had kiddos, I worked an office job with several of you lovely readers.  I enjoyed the position, but it had an unfortunate side effect: my dreams. Not my dreams for the future dreams. Rather, my dreams. At night. I stood at a copy machine and I copied papers. For hours. In my dreams. Night after night, I dreamed the same boring copier dream. I felt betrayed by [...]

Jan 14 2014

Fear, Faith and Scary Men at the Park

By |2014-01-14T19:01:50+00:00January 14th, 2014|Uncategorized|6 Comments

“Edy Jane, why are you up?” It was about the fifth time she had gotten out of bed that night, and Josh and I had had it.  She was 3 ½ years old at the time. Sweet, smart, and somewhat resembling a Dr. Seuss character… But her critical thinking skills were poor. Having already used all the usual excuses- I’m cold. I’m thirsty. I need to go to the bathroom. Etc.- the blank [...]

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