five minute friday :: ten

My firstborn turns ten this week. I might be a little sentimental about the whole thing. Okay, fine, I even wrote Ten Things I Wish I’d Known Before Becoming a Mom as a result of all this recent retrospection.     Since we’re celebrating ten...

I Have a Secret

My youngest is seven years old. I can only say that for two more months — then he’ll be eight, and goodness, that sounds old. But now he’s still seven, so I take advantage of the moments while they’re here, and I lean down close when he’s all tucked in with his Cars 2...