Saturday, February 28, 2009
My favorite story of the day is completely unrelated to the actual fire. I took the children out to dinner and on the way home Ella yelled, pointing towards a pothole in the road, "Mama, watch out, there is a potholder!".
Wednesday, February 25, 2009
Now the skies are not full of flying cars, but our pockets are filled with tiny little gadgets. The new iphone has downloadable applications for meditation. Tiny little gongs to ferry us into the moment. And out.
Monday, February 16, 2009
Saturday, February 14, 2009
Monday, February 09, 2009
Friday, February 06, 2009
Speaking of inspiration, here's a beautiful post from one of my favorite sites .
Sunday, February 01, 2009
Our sunday hike was an unsolvable equation. Our three children are moving at very different speeds these days, and the compact car could only hold two small bikes. Ella was enjoying the freedom of the two wheeler while John was feeling earthbound and slow on the walking bike. At one point he even asked where his pedals were. Ruby was in the sling, no room for a stroller.
The light is very thin in February, and our children are heavy, but we were out there under the sun.
She can sit for a few seconds. In grappling with two dolls and a teaspoon she quickly lost her balance, but she was there for a moment. She weighs nineteen pounds eight ounces and is thirty inches tall, and is quickly outgrowing her nine month size clothes. She looks at me and says, "ma ma ma."