As the time of our baby’s birth rapidly approaches —I’m at 39 weeks now — I’ve got our home on my mind. Whether it’s nesting or necessity (how to find space for a new babe without making two-and-a-half year old big brother feel out of place?), clearing out the corners and figuring out new configurations is taking up a lot of our family’s time and energy right now. 159 more words
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My Dad had no problems. No, really. It’s true. I heard him say so myself.
When Mom attempted to ask for help or discuss problems she was having with us kids or, God forbid, her relationship with him, my father responded predictably. 25 more words
as eloise’s first month with us as a newborn comes to a close (on wednesday, good grief!) and we embark on her second month as a full-fledged infant, i’ve been reflecting on this transition for our family. 961 more words
You know you’re a homeschooler when one of your children says…
“John Dalton! He’s my favorite Quaker scientist!”
I had to share this rather humorous moment before it was lost in my memories while trying to figure out what we’ll be having for dinner. 37 more words