Constellations

Constellations

In the quiet dawn before the day fully begins I am awake and taking mental pictures.  Wilona is in the middle of our big bed with her face and hands nuzzled up against my arm.  Ben and I are touching knees under her feet and his nose is just about in Wilona’s hair.  Ascher is … Continue reading

Citrus Lane February and March Review

Citrus Lane February and March Review

I went to Goodwill the other day and I tell you, if you ever need your babies admired, outside of a family gathering of some sort, Goodwill is the place.  (the story in the first part of this post actually happened all at Goodwill too)  So many people being sweet to my babies.    I wouldn’t … Continue reading

Happy Little Things

Happy Little Things

Just an assortment of things that are new or didn’t quite fit into another post… Farthest back, we celebrated our 5th wedding anniversary and my 26th birthday and Valentines day.   My favorite part of that celebration week was going to Coldstone Creamery for ice cream and giving Ascher a spoon of his own to … Continue reading

Dark Fudge Brownie Recipe

Dark Fudge Brownie Recipe

Brownies are one of those things that most people have their favorite version of, fluffy, gooey, cakey, frosted, nuts, no nuts, crunchy(fates forfend!), etc, etc, etc.  Before this week I had an idea of what I liked, dark and dense, but no recipe that got me what I wanted, which led to online searches and … Continue reading

Little Buddies

Little Buddies

Wilona – 8.5 months, 19 pounds rolled back to tummy  2-7-14 first four teeth in a three week time span in February loves to play copy cat and peek a boo and bouncebouncebounce trying so so hard to crawl and starting to make progress with supporting herself on only three points smacks and chews while … Continue reading