Dear Diary

I was thinking last night about the exhibitionist nature of blogs. It began with me thinking that I was looking forward to a little writing this morning, as I have found that my daily musings are a great outlet for whatever I have pent up inside me at the time, and that I always feel relieved of it after having… Read more →

Genetic Predestination

This is Rollie in his Batman mask. (He was Batman for last Halloween. I know, not that creative, but people, I had a 23-day-old baby and wasn’t functioning at full capacity. He’s lucky he even got to go trick or treating.)While I was folding laundry in my bedroom yesterday, Rollie was running around in his mask, while Matilda sat on… Read more →

We’re In the Zoo

We renewed our Zoo Atlanta membership again this year. I spent most of last summer chasing Rollie around the zoo. Seems he didn’t really care too much for the animal watching, but was more into picking up sticks, running away from me in crowds (not difficult to do as I was 6 months or more pregnant all of 2005), and… Read more →

The "News"

Rollie woke up early this morning, and then proceeded to go into Matilda’s room, waking her about an hour and a half earlier than she usually rises. (We woke to her screaming bloody murder and Rollie yelling, “Tilda’s crying!!! Mama, Dada, Tilda’s crying!” Gee, wonder why she’s crying.) So, all four of us were up bright and early, just after… Read more →