Good Morning 

Good morning!  Whew, what a rough night.  Abby woke up twelve times during the night, eleven times after I had gone to bed.  Her fever finally broke around 3:00 a.m.and I slept (kind of!) more peacefully after that. Abby really hasn't ever been ill too much, so I am still relatively inexperienced at taking care … Continue reading Good Morning 


A Dark Cloud

Bleh.  Today I just feel bleh.  I feel like there's a dark cloud hanging around.  Maybe it's the weather and bleak gray winter atmosphere outside.  Maybe it's just work and feeling overwhelmed by my job responsibilities and ongoing projects.  Maybe it's housework and all the personal things I would like to do and feeling like … Continue reading A Dark Cloud

Waiting and Potential Disappointment

According to MyDays, my period tracking app, I should be starting my period today.  Usually my app is pretty spot on, but I am hoping that it is wrong.  I am hoping that it doesn't come at all and I am pregnant.   Last month I was disappointed, even though we hadn't really tried to … Continue reading Waiting and Potential Disappointment

Acrobatic Sleeping and a Long Night

Yesterday we drove an hour from home to see friends we hadn't seen in over a year.  Abby enjoyed herself and enjoyed running around all wild and crazy, having a new audience to show off for.  The kids enjoyed showing her their cat and rabbit and horses.   We spent the night at my in-laws' … Continue reading Acrobatic Sleeping and a Long Night

Facing a Profesional Fear

​ I have been working at my current place of employment for over fifteen years.  I have had a variety of positions but I have been in my current position for a little over three years now.   When I first started my current position I was basically just thrust into my job duties and … Continue reading Facing a Profesional Fear