Monthly Archives: November 2009

Giving Thanks

I remember scoffing at the first Thanksgiving after Mike passed away.  I had nothing to be thankful for.  Though everyone kept trying to tell me that I had so much to be thankful for, I had a little “gift” growing inside me, I couldn’t see past my own grief.  I didn’t see this child as [...]

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The past week

The weather here in Ohio has been incredible.  Good incredible!  Never thought I’d say that!  It went from heavy coats, gloves, hats, and scarves and I was still cold kind of weather, to nothing but jeans and a short sleeve shirt kind of weather in a matter of days.  This is the weather I had [...]


Halloween 2009

Trick-or-Treating.  It’s an odd tradition, if ya think about it.  The one day of the year when it’s ok to walk up to a random house and take candy from strangers.
Eli had a hard time grasping this concept this year.  Last year of course he was just angry at me for dressing him up in [...]