A Year, and a Decade

2019-12-31 A Year and a Decade

Photo by Erwan Hesry on Unsplash

I saw a little quip on social media that since I was born in the 1980s, I have lived in four different decades, two different centuries, and two different millennia – all before hitting 40 years old.  I am of the Oregon Trail generation that had an analog childhood with a digital adulthood.  It still feels like the the world changes at lightning speed. Continue reading

And Now Two

2019-08-21 And Now Three

I didn’t write on the day that my rainbow baby turned two years old earlier this month.  There was a party, and then her actual birthday, and then we left for vacation a few days later.  I didn’t take the time out of the busy days to reflect on her the way that I should have. Continue reading

Stuck in the Space

image1

When I was pregnant with Nelle, we started talking to a contractor about putting an addition on our house.  We knew what the additional space would look like, how much it would cost, and had a contract in hand.  I was going back and forth with the contractor on some of the particulars of the agreement when Nelle died. Continue reading