A beautiful chain of events

Thursday, August 28, 2014 1

Rowan lost a tooth the day before yesterday. According to Cricket's tradition, she placed the tooth in a sandwich baggie and set it in the top of the 3-tier dessert plate holder that centers the island in our kitchen. It is not such an odd place when you consider the uncashed checks, skateboard parts, jewelry, and ...

Four Minutes

Saturday, August 16, 2014 1

Rowan sat there each day, not wanting to obey, wishing to do his own thing. Having clean hair, unable to stare, not saying a darn or a dang. Being polite, not able to bite, is not how he wanted to be. To pinch his big sister, and avoid saying Mister that he did with glee. Cleaning his room and using the broom is not what he wanted to do. Chasing the ...

Too Much Love

Sunday, July 3, 2011 0

Rowan, my 6 yr old son, informed me that I tell him I love him too many times a day. Now, I am only allowed to tell him I love him once per 24 for hour cycle. After that he said I can just ask him if he wants anything.