Monthly Archives: June 2011


I am far from disciplined. I read a great line about discipline last night that I’d quote now…but I also have an issue with laziness that prevents me from walking across the house to get the book. 😉 Anyways. Since … Continue reading

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decorating for a heart party

We had a little party this weekend to celebrate Mary having completely recovered from her heart surgery last month. It’d been long enough that she wasn’t at an increased risk of infection, so we could let germy kids* come over. … Continue reading

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baby & mama

I love morning snuggles and afternoon naps.

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back and busy

We got home last night from a quick trip to visit Mark’s best friend from high school, Deacon Colin. We had a grand ol’ time. Highlights were going to daily mass twice and hearing Colin preach, eating out every meal, … Continue reading

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the business of sleep

Everyone has an opinion on how a baby should sleep, and where, and when, and for how long, and with what or whom, and…uh, yeah. I’m all for whatever keeps everyone happy. Mary had been sleeping so great in her … Continue reading

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tiny hi’s, good eats, & more

Lots to be thankful for tonight… As I transitioned Mary from my arms in the recliner to her crib, with her eyes closed, she whispered “hi” to me. My mother-in-law taught me how to make tortillas years ago, and while … Continue reading

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company cleaning

I’ve started my cleaning schedule. Well, I have just a few things figured out. Deep clean the bathrooms and change the sheets every other Tuesday. That’s when Mark works security, and it’s a good time for me to be in … Continue reading

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