Category Archives: 3 – 6 Months

Happy Trails

Gramp taught us something this week.  He taught us how to die.  We had rushed back to Grand Rapids when we got the call from Mike’s Mom.  Gramp wasn’t doing well – he had one more shot with a new … Continue reading

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Not Quite Like Mike

e had an agreement, Raines and I.  It started a few days after I found out I was having a boy.  I had always pictured a girl – one who would color quietly in the corner, one who would come … Continue reading

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Give The Ladies What They Want

Ok – so it may not have been food poisoning.  I think I just have a really bad case of the flu.  Which I gave to Mike.  Having us both sick really made me miss having family close by.  Luckily, … Continue reading

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And the Best Husband Award Goes to…

Saturday was Amber’s birthday.  As most of you know, I am a BIG birthday person.  I love them.  I am always mildly annoyed when someone doesn’t want to celebrate their birthday – what’s not to celebrate about?  (Just wait until … Continue reading

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Spring

My Grandfather died in the spring.  Early spring, I think.  I remember, because the morning after I received the phone call with the sad, sad news, I was walking down the street to get my morning coffee.  I remember feeling … Continue reading

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A Little ABBA, Anyone?

I showered today.  It was great.  But I’m getting ahead of myself.  Let me backup. Sarah came to visit us a few weeks ago.  Raines is IN LOVE with his Aunty Sarah.  As most of you know, Sarah has big … Continue reading

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Even His Drool Is Cute

People tried to prepare me.  They’d go on and on about their snot-nosed kids.  They kiss their baby’s drooling face and ask if I want to hold him/her. “Ugh,”  I’d think.  “Gross.”  They’d bring it EVERYWHERE.  “OMG – time for … Continue reading

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