Thoughts on Having a Second Child

Recently my husband and I had the talk about if we should start trying to conceive a second child.  People have started to get nosy and ask if we are trying or say comments like, "Abby needs a little brother," or "You should start soon!"  We've waited the obligatory eighteen months that my obstetrician advised … Continue reading Thoughts on Having a Second Child


Holy hallelujah, she slept through the whole night!  For the first time in a year and a half I got a full night of sleep.  I feel so good, I don't even know what to do with myself!  Please, please, please let this be the beginning of a new habit.

Getting into the Christmas Spirit

It is December and there's only a couple weeks left until Christmas.  The unseasonably warm weather we have been enjoying had finally turned cold and the first snow as fallen.   I have decorated the house minimally, compared to normal, mostly because I haven't had the time or energy to do it.  Everyone in our … Continue reading Getting into the Christmas Spirit