thankful friday / persistence

Every now and then something tremendous happens in my life and I forget to take a minute to be thankful.  Today my heart is full and I am thankful for sure. I recently wrote about applying for a new Masters degree program at the University where I work. I received notification that I had been … Continue reading thankful friday / persistence

Baby Teeth

Daily Post Theme:  Toothbrush Baby teeth - she now has 8.  The first two cut like knives through her little soft gums and she cried and drooled and cried some more.  Nothing could stop the tears or the pain.  Her two front teeth hurt her but then more started popping in faster and with less … Continue reading Baby Teeth

Plan B

Daily Post Theme: Heard It started as a tiny whimper, then a gasp, and finally a loud grunt.  The baby monitor vibrated on my nightstand as she heaved a perturbed cry.  I heard a thump and another cry.  In the dark, I reach for the monitor and pressed the video button without looking.  A blast … Continue reading Plan B