I made a reference in my last post that could probably do with a bit more of an explanation. I made mention that my life had been flipped, turned upside-down and never took a minute to sit right here and tell you why… Our family changed. We grew. We added to our raggle-taggle band of … Continue reading More Gruff
Where do I begin? The last couple of weeks have been quite eventful. I think that is an accurate understatement. I started my part-time job. We seem to be settling in to the routine of work and school; the wee one has been doing really well. He really enjoys school. Though he has expressed that … Continue reading Got Pneumonia?
The events of the summer pushed it passed us far too quickly, yet the haze of it made it feel eternal. There was growth and change of such great magnitudes new worlds were born. And from them majesty and wonder. And new beginnings. In mere hours I will send my little one out in the … Continue reading Learning to Breathe
I was forced to finish this lovely glass of merlot; the wee fruit flies would simply not cease their kamikaze ways. And when then do manage to fall in, I can't stand seeing them in that state, so I gently remove them and blow on them until they dry off enough to fly away… This … Continue reading A Day for Dad
Do you ever count the minutes in an hour? The hours in a day? I do. Tremendously awkward is how I would describe my relationship with time. More than once it has left me in a tizzy. Like when the first nineteen years of my life vanished from my memory. That leaves a person feeling … Continue reading Hourglass Sand