Concentrate

When I eat a piece of chocolate, even one of those small ones that comes in a box of 20, I make it last.  I take small bites, letting every piece melt in my mouth.  David tends to take huge mouthfuls.  He actually says he enjoys it more when there's…

Dedication

When we were brand new parents with a perfect little newborn, we stood in our church in Lansing, Michigan, and did what people do: we dedicated that sweet baby to God, and declared before our church family that we were going to do our level best to raise that baby…

Crazy days

  These are the crazy days.  I write this with hope, in great anticipation of that someday when I'll look back and think: Ha!  That was nuts, wasn't it?  When this will be over, and I'll smile about it. What is this, exactly?  What shape is my crazy? It's being 6…