Laundry and Language!

Jack helped me with laundry earlier today. 🙂 He’d hand me a hanger and say, “Here ya go!” and I’d respond with “Thank you!” I was so happy to hear him talk and even make attempts at saying, “You’re welcome!”

Jack’s Homework.

Today Jack’s teacher gave us a bag of Winter Break activities! The school has Winter break the week after next and will be out for 3 weeks! She said they’re trying to cut down on heating, so they have a longer break during the coldest part of the season. Good idea. Because of this, Jack […]

It’s not just one day…

I read this woman’s blog post about her cesarean and it touched me. She’s right, “It’s not just one day.”Here’s my “The one day that lasts a life time” post: When I was younger, I was always told I couldn’t do things.  I was told I couldn’t do everything from survive the hour after birth […]

Yay for Vocabulary!

Before fixing the boys’ lunch, I asked Jack if he wanted something to eat. He looked at me and said, “Eat!”::As I was putting Jack down for his afternoon nap he said, “Bye!” and waved at me. It was SO cute! 🙂 Yay for vocabulary!


Ben has slept through the night TWO nights in a row! I can’t tell you how refreshing it is to get that extra sleep. I have so much more energy now! 🙂

Jack started “School”!

Yesterday was Jack’s first day of “School”! His teacher comes over the house twice a week (Monday, Wednesday) for an hour. The occupational and speech therapists alternate on Wednesdays, accompanying his teacher. Jack did very well for his first time with new teachers. Everyone sat around our dining table and we had some structured play. […]