Baby Of Mine…

I have been humming a familiar song over the past week – Baby Mine.  You most likely remember this song from the animated Disney film Dumbo (if you are old enough to remember that film).  If not, take a listen to Bette Midler’s version paired with footage from the film…it is the sweetest song. It always reminds…
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Penciled-in…

On Friday, the birth of my grandson, Lennon Daniel, was “penciled-in” for June 15, 2012.  I say “penciled-in” because Lennon Daniel did not do the penciling and he seems to be the one who has been pushing the envelope all along to get out of his womb early.  Shocking.  A member of my clan that wants…
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There Really Should Be Confetti…

Sometimes Cheyenne is a really funny kid.  It is difficult to imagine when I hear her prattle on and on about the types of things 13 year olds find endlessly amusing that she was quite shy when she was young.  Back then she didn’t talk much in public and she would close her eyes whenever she was around…
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Slam The Door!

Tracy Frank has an article in The Forum today that leaves me unsettled. It is titled –  When it comes to fertility, there’s no ‘magic age’ – and it caused me to comment out loud to myself, “There certainly are less than magical ages for fertility and the joy of pregnancy.” I can definitely speak to experiencing pregnancy,…
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Lovely Rita…

Yesterday a very special young lady entered the world…a dear girl that we have been waiting patiently for…lovely baby Rita.  Baby Rita is my brother and sister-in-law’s first daughter.  She joins my nephews, Paul and Danny, who are both teens and is the first girl grandchild on Narin’s side of the family.  Plus, she is…
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