Monthly Archives: December 2010

it’s been a long december

Being admitted to the hospital on Christmas Eve was not easy. Three kids crying because we wouldn’t be together on Christmas – heartbreaking. I wanted to join them for a good cry (I could have really used one) and I thought about it as I cradled my sick babe and prepared to walk into that […]

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christmas wishes

i plan to be away from the computer the rest of this week to indulge in a bit of togetherness, drinking of hot coco, playing endless rounds of checkers and uno, eating myself into a sugar coma, and hopefully squeezing in a bit of knitting. heartfelt thanks to each and every one of you that […]

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yarn along

i know they say you can’t judge a book by it’s cover but i do. the seamstress made it’s way onto my lengthy list of to-read books because i fell in love with the cover. i realize this isn’t the best way to choose reading material but so far, it’s worked out just fine. i […]

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observations from the hospital :: 41 | 52

1. there are some truly kind souls out there. 2. watching children’s movies back-to-back makes me really punchy. 3. every time food service brought my parent tray with pink lemonade or fruit punch i immediately started looking for the vodka i was sure must be hidden somewhere. i never found it so those perfectly good […]

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weekending

this weekend was a fine balance between doing nothing and catching up looking at martha’s holiday cookie issue and daydreaming about baking non-stop was definitely in the doing nothing category the mixer went kaput recently so i’m dreaming up alternate ideas for leaving a little something sweet for the man in the red suit the […]

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