my egoscentric 4 year old… or …”but mommmmm Christ gets a special name for his birthday”

Let me start off by clarifying a few of points. One, I do not think my 4 year old is any more egoscentric than any other child her age... I think she has a rather good grasp of the importance of our culture and world... but at the end of the day children have a … Continue reading my egoscentric 4 year old… or …”but mommmmm Christ gets a special name for his birthday”

i’ve succumbed

With one day left til Thanksgiving I have succumbed to Christmas... I was up against a lot. My irritation with crowds, Mike's irritation with people and spending, my parents not coming for Christmas (for the first time since K was born) orchestrating parties, Santa visits, school and school functions, vacations days, medical stuff and more … Continue reading i’ve succumbed