Today A. turns four. It is hard for me to believe that I have been his mommy - a mommy - for four years. It seems like it's not possible and there are still days where I don't really feel like a mom at all. It's like I have never fully accepted that at part of… Continue reading 4 Years a Mommy
Tonight Mr. Cranky took me out for dinner to celebrate my Birthday (I know it's not actually until tomorrow, but the babysitter wasn't available then). Usually my husband does the "I guess I'll take you out" kind of dinner and never really makes any plans. Well, I was pleasantly surprised to learn that this time… Continue reading Sushi to Celebrate
DH is one of those guys who doesn't "believe" in valentines day. To be more precise, he doesn't really believe in celebrating anything... birthday, anniversaries, New Year's Eve, special events (okay, maybe we've celebrated a few special events...). But in the past, he's never been one to make a big deal out of anything. I'm… Continue reading The Valentine’s day that was…
Okay, maybe you can... But not in my world! And in my world, today is a day worth celebrating! Today marks the official last day of final exams, and the official last day of didactic-style learning in my Medical Education. Is there any other reason to go out and buy your favorite bottle of wine,… Continue reading You can’t spell CELEBRATE without W-I-N-E!