Monthly Archives: August 2013

Layover

Wheels on the ground jostle me out of The Paris Wife and Hemingway’s fictional world to the reality of recirculated air. It is both freeing and lonely to travel without the kids. Lunch is completely my choice, but there is … Continue reading

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The First Day

For Ethan, it was Tuesday. Parents are allowed to walk children into their classrooms on the first day. Crossing the room threshold was like watching Clark Kent go into a phone booth and come out as Superman. The child I … Continue reading

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You’re Gonna Miss This

Last weekend Connor proudly told me that he had woken up in the middle of the night scared, but he stayed in his own bed and went back to sleep. While I told him what a big boy he was … Continue reading

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Home Sweet Huh??

It has been 11 months since our family moved to Albuquerque. Even with many “This is surreal!” moments, we have adapted to a certain extent. However, when our plane touched down after being away for three weeks, I was greeted … Continue reading

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