My Day

7:50 a.m. Get up, throw on clothes.7:55 am. Change Matilda’s diaper, go downstairs.8:00 a.m. Breastfeed Matilda.8:15 a.m. Pour coffee, eat breakfast bar and drink coffee while checking email.8:45 a.m. Clean bathrooms and upstairs for house showing.9:15 a.m. Mow yard.10:30 a.m. Wash face, pack bag for outing. Feed Matilda again.11:00 a.m. Go by post office, get todd to drop me off,… Read more →

The Possibilities are Endless

This week marked a pivotal point in my life with Todd. After very little debate, we decided that after having Matilda, our family would be complete, and we would get Todd “fixed.” Actually, the deal was, we would get Todd fixed, unless for some reason i had to have a c-section while having Matilda, in which case i would be… Read more →

Memorial Day 2006

We went back to the Lake for the weekend. My dad invited his first cousin and his cousin’s wife and their two kids down for a night. It was pretty cool to see Rollie playing with his cousins, ages six and four (at left – Cash, Rollie, and Christian). My sister has no children, and neither do Todd’s brothers, so… Read more →

Proud Parent

The other day, Rollie said, “Good song,” from the backseat when I was playing “(Drawing) Rings Around the World” by Super Furry Animals. About a week before that, I looked in the rearview to catch him nodding his head to Broken Social Scene’s “7/4 (Shoreline).” Today, on the way home from the Y, I was listening to The Editors and… Read more →

Inman Park

From the Inman Park Festival a few weeks ago:Rollie and Todd cruise the booths. (Note Grup messenger bag on Todd.) Matilda checks out the sights from the best seat in the house. We need to figure out how to make Baby Bjorns and slings for adult. How awesome would it be if Todd and I could take turns carrying each… Read more →