Category Archives: Sleep

Sleeping Beauty

   It was on a Saturday, just after lunch, around Timothy’s nap time, and we had an event to attend mid afternoon, and so I needed T to get a 90 minute nap before our event. Okay, wait.  Step back … Continue reading

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Harry the Dirty Dog

   As the weather has improved Timothy and I have taken a lot of trips in the jogging stroller.  We usually jog through a nature area and I find a good, small stick for his entertainment.  T likes to examine … Continue reading

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Jaws

One recent late evening, I’m sitting in Timothy’s room with him, rocking him to sleep.  He seems to be sacked out in my arms, and so I slowly stand up (more to go easy on my back than to keep … Continue reading

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Little Elvis

Our friends ask what it’s like having Elisabeth (our 17 year old) in India for 10 months.  Well, she’s been gone for 2 months, but it certainly doesn’t feel like she’s on the other side of the globe.  It feels … Continue reading

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TRBL Two’s

           Timothy Robert Brandon Lee turns two years old today. On the eve of Timothy’s second birthday, we went to a nice restaurant for dinner with a good friend.  And TRBL acted like one of the Blues Brothers, … Continue reading

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T for Two

      Timothy loves to ride like Miss Daisy in the jogging stroller.  He digs the forward facing jogger and is able to see and give his opinion of the world in front of him.  Timo and I have an unspoken agreement … Continue reading

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The Penguin

While there is no French in our heritage, we have relatives and friends in France and have been lucky to spend a lot of time over there. Maybe that’s why sometimes during meals at home (and I say this at the … Continue reading

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