Dear Miss D - I’ve talked about the guilt of having my baby in daycare. I’ve talked about the guilt of taking her out of daycare, but I have not talked about you – the nanny. For me, in theory, the idea of having a nanny was hard. So hard. I like my space and … Continue reading The Nanny
Celebrating the official start of summer!
A few weeks ago, I celebrated my second Mother’s Day. Which I get, puts me very low on the Mother’s Day totem pole. But I’m still happy to have a day where I’m celebrated for the tiny humans I’ve lovingly helped bring into this world. How do you spend Mother’s Day? Since becoming a mother … Continue reading Mother’s Day
Linc - You are growing so fast and I have no idea where the time is going. I feel like you entered our lives yesterday, and yet you're already almost 4 months old. I have so much guilt over being your mama. Guilt that our time isn't one-on-one like it was with Lulu. Guilt that … Continue reading On Being Second
Lulu - Learning to walk, must be one of the most tiring skills we learn. Every day I watch you get a little stronger, a little more stable, a little braver. Every day I watch you fall, and every day I see you get back up and try again. You never quit trying. You never … Continue reading Pick It Up Like Lulu
Little Lulu – Almost 9 months to the day, you’re ending your daycare career. It breaks my heart to take you away from the teachers, students, and staff you’ve come to love. You’ve built a little life with these people, that I only get to glimpse. It’s your own private life where you’ve learned to … Continue reading On Your Last Day of School
Oh, Lulu- 2017 was our year. You came and changed our lives in so many wonderful ways. You are a beautiful, fun-loving, energetic baby girl and I can no longer imagine my life without you. Watching you grow and learn over the last 9 months has been the highlights of my life. Every day you … Continue reading Best of 2017