I did it. I survived four days and three nights, just baby girl and me, while Hubby was at a conference in Baltimore. It was not easy, but it was doable. There were lots of texts, particularly when baby girl was not sleeping well, and several conversations via Skype. This morning, when Hubby offered to […]
The fussy cries have stopped. I peek through the crack between the closed bedroom door and the jamb. She is still. For how long? If the past few days are any indication, at least an hour, maybe an hour and a half. I wash some dishes, make lunch, peck out a blog post on my […]
It’s Thanksgiving.* On a Monday. In October. Weird. *Except they call it Action de grâce here, and no one celebrates it. It’s essentially a bank/postal holiday. Which is even weirder. Want to participate? Check out Mel’s post to find out how.
It’s baby girl’s half birthday. Six months! There’s still a part of my brain that cannot fathom the fact that I have a six-month-old daughter. And another part that revels in the reality of her existence every day. We celebrated this milestone with a taste of her first solid food: avocado. The idea of baby-led […]