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My Address at Dad’s Life Celebration

My Address at Dad’s Life Celebration

Hi beloveds. Most of you already know that my Dad passed away on January 11, after battling to recover from an aneurysm 14 months earlier. I am beyond heartbroken. This is the hardest moment of my life, and a dramatic emotional juxtaposition to the birth of our beautiful baby girl just 3 weeks prior, bless … Continue reading

Surrender

Surrender

This is a guest post written in June 2012 for Totsy.com. As parents we like to think we’re in charge. We make rules, plan dinner, enforce bedtimes, and create a structure for our families that will insure maximum health and happiness. But if we’re being honest with ourselves, are we really in control? In reality… … Continue reading

BABY POWER

BABY POWER

I’m amused at how babies can elicit smiles and interest from even the most dubious of characters. Our jackass of a landlord who is at this moment attempting to boot us out still cant help but smile genuinely and say what a good baby Aspen is when we walk by. Clearly he was not present … Continue reading