Monthly Archives: April 2008

Eli caught a cold

My poor baby has caught a cold.
I feel just terrible for him.  It started last night with congestion sneezing and a runny nose.  Progressively it has gotten worse throughout the day today.  His eyes are red and watery, he’s coughing and sneezing and can barely breathe through his snotty nose.  It’s so sad it just [...]

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The week

It’s been a hard week for me, very hard.
Monday I drove down to Key West to file for social security benefits.  It’s unbelievable to me that my son and I are receiving benefits because my husband is no longer alive.  I’m thankful to be getting the money, but I certainly wish I didn’t have to. [...]

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The learning curve

Tomorrow Eli will be 2 whole months old.  It’s so surprising how quickly time flies.  It sure doesn’t seem like it’s been that long.  So much has changed in the past 2 months.  It’s funny to compare my life before to how it is now.  Completely different, is all I can say.  Everything revolves around [...]

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Smiles

Eli is doing well.  We’re adjusting to life without Grandma here to help whenever needed, though it’s not been easy.  Life as a single parent is tough… by the way, I don’t think I’ve brushed my teeth yet today…..
shower, what’s that?…
brush my hair?…. who has the time?!
This past week has been one for change.  Eli [...]

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