To my sweet baby T, on the day after your first birthday

We spent yesterday celebrating you. One year and two days ago I wrote you a letter, full of all my questions and dreams and emotions the night before I met you. Then you were here. You arrived with little fuss, and snuggled right into the hollow of my neck. I held you there for hours, … More To my sweet baby T, on the day after your first birthday

Mommy lesson #66: A New Normal – life with a newborn and a preschooler

Tessa is now eleven weeks old, and it’s funny, but our “new normal” doesn’t really look that different from the old one. I remember feeling so uncertain before she arrived about all the changes that were bound to happen. I was thrilled and couldn’t wait to meet her, but at the same time as a … More Mommy lesson #66: A New Normal – life with a newborn and a preschooler