Tag Archives: milestones


Ever since the Little One was born, my attention has been divided.  But there came a time two weeks ago that made me stop in my tracks and look at my little girl in all her budding four year old … Continue reading

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First Friend

After all the training in ballet and exploring class, a real life test of her social skills… I can tell when Little Libra wants to make friends. She smiles with her lips and lingers. That’s my cue to introduce her … Continue reading

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Dot by Dot

…Like George Seurat’s A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte, [a mother's life work] is laid down one dot at a time. Rarely does anyone else recognize the meaning of that one dot. -Mary Ann Clark I … Continue reading

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Growth Spurt

Whenever I see my daughter taking her afternoon nap, I tell myself, I did that; I stimulated her senses silly until she couldn’t keep her eyes open. I recall the things we had to do to get to this moment … Continue reading

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