Birthdays

Eight the Great

Becoming a parent to older children seemed to happen over night. One day, Jack and Zoe were small and the next they were grown. It's like the newborn phase all over again with that glowy haze of uncertainty and moments stockpiled with new discoveries, reaching...

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Fabulous Four

Zoe Theodora gracefully twirled her way right into her fourth year of life late last month. This birthday came on the heels of Jack starting Kindergarten and Beau beginning to walk. The fact that she is is a little girl amongst her brothers makes the proverbial...

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Four Years Old and No Days More

Tonight I will tuck in my three year old for the last time. I'll kiss his soft forehead and sing him the same song that I've sung every night since he was born. I'll tell him how amazing he is and how proud of him...

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Quick Hello

I feel like I'm peeking my head above ground for the first time in a month. I've had the stomach flu, hubs had it, and now two days before his third birthday, Bubba has it. In fact, I had just gotten through paying for his Pirate...

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