speeding through errands when I pause for a moment compelled to look up. I see sun filtered through a canopy of red. nature’s beauty in sharp contrast with the asphalt beneath my feet. in my head. I don’t think there … Continue reading A Tuesday Haiku.
another day home quiet, but not alone with Holly by my side Thank you for all your get better wishes (more than once!) I have high hopes to leave the house tomorrow for a dinner out with Katie and Sara … Continue reading A Tuesday Haiku.
pink blossoms, blue skies then rain and wind leave the ground covered … March roars on Continue reading A Tuesday Haiku.
Charlie and I are now into our third year of Tuesdays. Looking back over the archives is a sure reminder that 1) time flies; and 2) having photos and words to document the little steps along the way* is an … Continue reading Tuesdays with Charlie | Two and a half.
First Halloween and now Valentine’s Day – two holidays made much better* with time (and grandchildren). A few weeks back I noticed that Valentine’s Day would fall on a Tuesday and started making plans for heart-shaped pancakes, cookies and (yes) … Continue reading Tuesdays with Charlie | Valentine’s Day.
I am happy to report that the library has become a regular part of our Tuesday morning routine. Thankfully there was a break in the rain and we got to walk a little (and count a lot of stairs*) after … Continue reading Tuesdays with Charlie | Choosing a Book by Its Cover.
When I picked Charlie up this morning, his folks were happy to report that he’d slept in … ’til 6:15am. His usual wake-up time is closer to 5:30, so I wasn’t quite sure what our day might bring. We started … Continue reading Tuesdays with Charlie | Play (and rest).
Tuesdays with Charlie are pretty much a slam-dunk in the “light” category. Our schedule now that Katie is back at work* is 7am – 5pm. Sunrise isn’t until well after 7:30 these days, so our immediate priority once we were … Continue reading Tuesdays with Charlie | At Home.
There are certainly minutes of Tuesdays that seem to drag…but on the whole, my days with Charlie fly by. He must think so, too, because when his mom asks him what we did, his first answer is “I don’t know”. … Continue reading Tuesdays with Charlie | Out and About.
A few of y’all might remember the “sleeping bag days” (which officially ended way back in September shortly after he turned two). He’s been doing great in his big boy bed, but our furnace is on the blink (thankfully it … Continue reading Tuesdays with Charlie | One Story.