February 2008

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We pray, we push, we scream, and then we hold our breath until we hear it. Our baby’s first cry. That first wail is an answer to our deepest prayer. It is relief. It is […]

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Who’s Who?

by Janice

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Our “twin cousins,” (as Jackson calls them,) couldn’t be more different. Everything from the shapes of their faces, to the amount of hair they have, to their sleeping and nursing habits, to their size, is […]

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Patty! Kudos to her for making me laugh when I went to comment #425 with her entry, “This prize sucks . . . in a good way.” Patty, you have an email from me requesting […]

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Today, I had a swing in my step. I passed over the rain boots I usually throw on when I drop Jackson off at school and put on some “real” shoes instead. At the stop […]

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While I was trying to take pictures of Olivia with a MyUbby blanket for our review/contest, Jackson decided to entertain Olivia. (Kathy Conley – in case you missed Jennifer’s announcement – you are the winner […]

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My 9 1/2 year old daughter isn’t a huge movie fan, which is fine because we try to monitor what she watches–we don’t want her to grow up too fast–but we love to have family […]

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The winner of a $100 gift certificate to Healthy Child is #29, Jessica T. If you missed our interview with the owner Jane Sheppard about the benefits of natural products for your children, click here […]

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Tackle It Tuesday Meme

Click here to get the banner code and start tackling. I am so easily overwhelmed… My inbox is bursting, my paper piles are steadily growing, the messes hidden behind closed doors are continually getting out […]

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Last month I introduced one of my favorite genres of reading–the memoir–by reviewing Trail of Crumbs. Along with Kim Sunee’s journey of personal discovery, that book also focused on food and travel. The Sky Isn’t […]

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Last week, as I worked my way through my inbox, I received a pleasant surprise – an email from a blog directory called Blogged. Apparently they think we have an “excellent” blog. And who am […]

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