Six months of Evie

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…

Talking to a Toddler (Pt. 1)

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…

3rd trimester and a toddler

Today I finally accepted how pregnant I am.. I had to put on four separate shirts before I got to one that covered my belly (and yes, it was a Maternity shirt). I walked into the ladies room at work and caught a glance of myself from the side. Wow. I took a picture to…

Cheese, please!

Lee is a cheese fiend. It’s true… Grilled cheese Mac & cheese Cheese slices Cheese, cheese, cheese!! Last night, I made him a grilled cheese sandwich and cut it in half (diagonally, of course, I’m not a monster) and brought his plate over to the coffee table to cool. He instantly hopped down from the…