Yeah baby!

We made it. Every stinkin’ one of us. On the eve of the big, big day, we socialized over ice cream sammies. Holden had no qualms about stepping up to that table and using his best manners to ask for his treat. And then Dad offered up some cashola to buy his first badge of […]

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Here we go.

It’s coming. Day by day, it gets closer. His first day of kindergarten. I remember this. I remember the weight of him in arms the first time. His smell. The softness of his skin. How tiny his little fingers and toes were. And now, we’re down to the wire. The day he goes…free. I don’t […]

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Guns and Tutti’s.

This morning, I started thinking about what I hoped my eulogy would say. I thought that today would my last day on Earth. Today, I tried Crossfit. I especially thought I was a goner when Hank went to a class before mine, and when we were exchanging the kids he looked at me in all […]

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