Motherhood

New and Improved Relationships

Relationships in blogging are an interesting thing.  Over the years, I’ve followed many blogs, some of which I still read, some not so much.  Some don’t even exist anymore.  It’s similar with my interactions here on this blog.  I’ve enjoyed building relationships, as it were, through the comments (and emails!  I do enjoy emails!), and… Continue reading New and Improved Relationships

Parenting

A toddler’s perspective on the Twins from France

The Twins from France were in town recently, and having seen an example of their talents on Youtube, I was really excited to see a live performance.  We decided that I would go with Little Man, and my husband would stay home with Littler Man. We arrived earlyish and snagged good seats in the second… Continue reading A toddler’s perspective on the Twins from France

Marriage

Your husband is not broken; he’s just a guy

Those were the wise words a good friend of mine spoke to me when I was engaged to my husband.  The entire idea was something to the effect of, “There will be times when you think that your husband is broken or something.  He’s not.  He’s just a guy.  They’re just different from us.” I… Continue reading Your husband is not broken; he’s just a guy

Parenting

Things that went right at the bris, or, Gratitude

My parents left last Sunday.  We made the bris on Monday.  Though I tried, at the brilliant suggestion of a friend, to find a mature, responsible girl who could assist me in getting out the door Monday morning, I did not meet with success.  After an entire day filled with phone calls (who knew so… Continue reading Things that went right at the bris, or, Gratitude