This morning, I asked you where the (cod liver oil) pills were and you pointed to where they were on the counter. You are one smart cookie! You tickled me today. You like to find my belly button and start tickling. Anything to delay your nap.

Lily Bear, I look at your pictures every day and think, “Do right by this child.” Then, any trouble and frustration we experienced is forgotten. Every one of our days is fresh. We start over. Reset. Even though I’m working late tonight as you sleep, I feel renewed. I get a break from mothering. I… Continue reading

Today was your first trip to the zoo (not counting the time I took you with Babcia and we didn’t get past the gift shop, because it was raining).