Evelyn is six months old today. And I am not okay. I mean, okay, that's dramatic, but I'm just so... surprised. I feel like only two weeks ago I was waving positive pregnancy tests in D's face, dumbfounded. For about a year, I did not think I would be able to have children. But then … Continue reading Six months of Evie
Scene: Walking down the front path at Daycare, towards the parking lot. A middle-aged man is walking towards us, coming from the opposite direction. Lee stops and puts a hand on his hip. Lee: Are you Catherine's dad? Man: Yes, I am. Lee: Hmm. (walks away) Me: That's Lee. Man: Oh, I know who that … Continue reading Talking to a Toddler (Pt. 1)
Evie will be 6 months old on the 30th. Now, I know what you're thinking.. how can this be? How did this happen? And I honestly don't have an answer because I feel as if: a.) I literally gave birth to her two days ago and also b.) She has been a part of our … Continue reading The girl of my dreams
On a typical weekday, our morning routine is simple and relatively smooth. Lee will wake up between 4:00 and 5:00 A.M. and crawl between D and I. D's alarm will go off at 5:00. He gets up and goes to the bathroom to get ready. I get up, grab Lee a cup of milk from … Continue reading Sweet Morningtime
Yesterday afternoon, I walked into daycare to pick up Lee & Evie. As I'm signing them out, a teacher tells me that Lee is in the restroom, but she was going to help him gather his things and bring him to the front. I tell her thank you and head to the other end of … Continue reading A Bad Day
Lee has been potty training since this past Saturday. Evie has decided she no longer requires sleep. The crews working on our house are at a stand still due to all of the rain. BUT Lee only had two accidents at school yesterday. AND Evie rolled over for the first time yesterday afternoon. AND the … Continue reading Our life lately
I returned to work this past Monday after a blissful seven week Maternity Leave. The transition has been relatively smooth and our little family is working on getting settled into our new routine. This morning, however, my two babes were working in conjunction to ensure that we would not make it out the front door … Continue reading Is it Friday yet?