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Tom Cruise, Marjorie x, and Macaulay create quite the stir

We swing by the library to pick up a “hold” for Bee. I promise to pop-in and pop-out, so Da Man and the kids wait in the running car. 730 more words


Dear dear

I miss your wake up calls – though I almost always went back to sleep.

I miss your baptism of kisses – though I felt insecure about my skin. 134 more words

It's the little things!

I just noticed I have not written about such a huge day in my daughters development. I definitely want to remember these memories. On Tuesday I was eating my dinner and had her sitting in her bumbo chair in front of me. 499 more words

what's in a name...?

Recently I’ve been thinking a bit about the songs I used to listen to “back in the day” (does that make me sound old? Am I old enough to be able to use that expression?) Well, I mean mostly the ’90s and early ’00s (but since I don’t remember when various songs were released, and I clearly can’t be bothered looking it up, there are likely to be songs outside of those years as well). 665 more words


Rereading a Shared Chapter

     It’s sometimes said that you can’t go home again, but I don’t believe it. This past weekend I had the great privilege of attending my college homecoming and reconnecting with some long-lost friends and sorority sisters. 557 more words



For everyday that we spend apart
and I cannot speak
the words of my heart;
I find a snippet by someone else
that would tell you… 6 more words


Taking in the 9/11 Memorial

Happy Friday, everyone! It’s really hard for me to believe that nearly a year ago, I was preparing for my three-week trip to New York, London, and Paris! 663 more words