Yay! You’re pregnant! The following is a list of things you may or may not get to look forward to. If you are terribly lucky, like me, you will experience all of them…5 times.
I was pregnant with my fifth child. I don’t really like being pregnant so I was hoping for a labor earlier than my due date. Also, my niece was born and seeing her made me realize how much I wanted to hold my baby in my arms instead of getting kicked in the ribs repeatedly. […]
I have this idea about the brain and how it works. When you are young, it is malleable, teachable. As you grow, it becomes fixed. What does that mean in a normal persons life? For me, this means that when I try something new (like learning to play guitar) if I don’t get it right […]
Oh, you yellow arches. How you taunt me. How you call to me with your oil drenched, sweet tea offering, voice. Why do you have to deep fry everything in soy? Why do you fill your rooms with air-conditioned Play Places? Beckoning. Calling, “Come.
Before we begin. Let me tell you what you can expect from this post. This is not a post explaining why you should be Catholic. Nor is it a post explaining Catholic theology (although I will touch on it some). This is just the story of my conversion. And really it’s only the story of […]
One fine day in January I am standing in the University bus stop patiently waiting for the bus. What was going through my mind at the time? I can’t really remember. At the ripe age of 19 I was probably contemplating ways of procrastinating on my new load of homework. Or considering that I am […]
Meet Grace! Grace is very verbally gifted. She is very sensitive and prone to outbursts of emotion. She is working very hard to control her emotions and she is making slow but steady progress. She is extremely extroverted resorting to talking to imaginary friends (and enemies) when her siblings are not feeling social. She is […]