I never really thought my age would phase me until the one day it actually did…when I realized I was getting older. My shock, thank goodness, only lasted for a semi-second. I don’t know what it was but somehow I thought I never would age (what planet was I on, right?). I didn’t let it […]
Celebrating 11 Years Of Motherhood
I can hardly believe that my oldest son will be 11 years old this weekend. Have I really been a parent for eleven years? It amazes me to think this much time has passed by. I remember planning his conception and wanting him so much every step of the way. I don’t know what I […]
Four Years of Medicine
Today at 10:44 a.m. Carter will turn four years old. He has grown so much within the year in stature and academically. I always think back to when he was just a thought and how well thought out he was. Both of my boys were planned but Carter took quite some thought. I knew that […]
Do Your Children Have Absentee Grandparents?
Having my mother in law from the Dominican Republic is always so bittersweet. The boys really enjoy the company of their “Abuela” despite the fact that she goes to bed with the roosters and wakes up with them. I see how happy they are to see her as they are getting older, and it really […]
My Birthday Gift For Life!
Our son turns nine years old today, February 1, 2013 and I can hardly believe it. I remember him being born the day before my birthday and thinking this is my birthday gift for life! A gift that is far and far better than the birthday and sympathy gift baskets anyone can imagine. He was planned […]