Monthly Archives: December 2011

champ

Mary slept like a champ last night. Must’ve read my last blog post like my sister joked. She slept straight through from about 8:30 to 7:08. And I only briefly woke at 3ish to decide my bladder wasn’t full enough … Continue reading

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current want

I’d love to have an uninterrupted night of sleep. It’s already pretty late (11:15), and I know I’ll read a bit before falling asleep (The Pioneer Woman’s book), plus Mark tends to wake me up before seven in the morning…but … Continue reading

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not quite 24 hours ago

My brother and his family stayed with us the past couple days. Last night after all three kids were asleep (Mary, Lily, and Nathan), the four adults stayed up talking. It was getting close to the time Mark needed to … Continue reading

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elf duties

I’m way too tall to be an actual elf, but I enjoyed baking, wrapping presents, arranging stockings, listening to Christmas carols, and not cleaning the kitchen tonight. It’s past one a.m. The morning will come entirely too soon. I think … Continue reading

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Resolutions

I started making some lists…

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non-Christmas gifts

I’m trying to think of one biggish present for Mark to buy me for Christmas. We’re being lame this year and not giving surprises, except stocking stutters and maybe small items. I have bought him the Harry Potter Blu-ray box … Continue reading

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IC

It’s December 8th, the Feast of the Immaculate Conception! It’s a great reminder to be thankful of the grace God bestowed on His mother, Mary. I said a rosary using an iPhone app on a long drive this morning. I … Continue reading

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