Monthly Archives: August 2010

Nothing was stirring…

While trying to sleep I was reminded of the night our young son gave my husband and I quite a fright.  Around 4:30 am one morning my eyes popped open and my husband whispers, “I heard it, too.”.  Our bedroom … Continue reading

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Rhode Island apparently knows best

I couldn’t believe it this morning when I saw a news interview talking about Rhode Island taking away recess and replacing it with structured gym time.  If there’s one thing which many children need today, it’s more unstructured time to … Continue reading

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School is almost here

I can’t believe there are only two weeks until school begins.  I’m not ready.  Does that sound really weird?  Everyone thinks I ought to be counting the hours.  There are still shoes to be tried on and new ones to … Continue reading

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Frustrations with school

School is looming around the corner and I have mixed feelings about it.  On one hand, I’ll have time to myself again and return to grocery shopping during the morning – still without children.  On the other hand, there will … Continue reading

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Musings on my son

This morning I was thinking about my youngest and some of the things he’s done.  It makes me wonder what the teen years will be like.  One example comes from earlier this summer.  He had decided to start saving up … Continue reading

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Remembering when…

Sitting here listening to my two youngest playing and wondering how long the harmony will last, I decided to write a bit more.  It’s always a guessing game as to how long it will be before one screams at the … Continue reading

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Introductions

I’m a stay at home mom who is behind the times in technology.  In fact, I took my last 35mm picture just about one year ago.  I also am not so crazy about my cell phone.  There are a lot … Continue reading

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