Tag Archives: joshua

March 13 photo of the day

This one was easy. 10 years ago today at 9:13pm a happy little boy came into the world.   He was born at home and settled right in. 49 years ago, another little boy came into the world.   I … Continue reading

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Nineteen years later…

19 years ago today Joshua and I got married at City Hall.   The guy who married us was a judge who looked like Norm from “Cheers”.   My friend Anna was our witness.  The entire ceremony took less than … Continue reading

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They say it’s my birthday!

Today was one of the best birthdays I can remember (and sadly I can now remember far more than seems practical).    My amazing husband and kids wrote cards for me, there were flowers and a shopping trip to Athleta. … Continue reading

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The first warm Sunday & a New York moment

This was the scene in the Sheep Meadow of Central Park this afternoon: We, like so many others, took our blanket and our frisbees and headed to the park to enjoy the sun.   Ben got to play in an … Continue reading

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Happy Day

Today was not only Mother’s Day, but Joshua’s birthday.  A double bonus in our house.  (Joshua’s birthday always falls around Mother’s Day, and my birthday on June 22nd is usually within a few days of Father’s Day.  Funny.) We had … Continue reading

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Snapshot of a well-balanced day

It’s what we strive for, but don’t always achieve. When kids are young they require almost 100% of our attention, and balance is difficult.   At least it was for me.   Making a sandwich while holding an infant was … Continue reading

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On structure and my good news

No, it’s not a book deal. But speaking of books, remember Michael Ellsberg?   If you’ve been reading this blog for even a few weeks, then you do, because I’ve devoted several posts to him and his new book, Education of … Continue reading

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Die, Vampire, Die!

Anyone familiar with the musical “Title of Show”  (hi Andrea!) will recognize the title of this entry, since it is one of the songs from the show.  This song tells us about the ‘vampires’ – the people who try to … Continue reading

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