Category: Pregnancy

Week 24: Yes, I Am Your Mama.

This is the longest I have gone without writing since I started writing regularly last November. There are several reasons for it (work, nausea, extreme fatigue) — I won’t bore you with the details.  I am...

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Dear Dumplings — Week 23: Texas ...

Dear Dumplings: I have to start with some rather sad news.  Unfortunately, Depot the bird passed away during the night on the first and only night he spent with us.  The bird sanctuary thinks he had internal...

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Dear Dumplings — Week 22: Your ...

Dear Dumplings: I am not even sure where to begin.  I had a letter written in my head and suddenly there is an entirely different sort of letter to write.  Sometimes life happens like that.  You think it’s...

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Dear Dumplings — Week 21: ...

Dear Dumplings, Here I am again, at the height of mediocrity.  I am getting to your weekly letter on the last day.  21 Weeks today … 22 Weeks tomorrow.  I’ll try to keep it short since on Tuesday we...

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Week 21: Piggly Wiggly and Preparation ...

I was not going to write about Piggly Wiggly, but after the conversation below with my husband at dinner it was too bizarre not to write. I’m accused of writing for the Hallmark Channel (by my father) in most...

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