Month: November 2011

34 Weeks and Grateful, but Man, am I Dragging!

34 Weeks and Grateful, but Man, am I Dragging!

I am so, so thankful to be pregnant, and that it’s been another uneventful pregnancy (knock on wood). I am grateful for all the family help I have at home- it’s really a little village raising our son. And I am acutely aware that the […]

Drug Crime In Our Neighborhoods: We Have Created a Monster

Drug Crime In Our Neighborhoods: We Have Created a Monster

Last Tuesday, at 6 a.m., I kissed my toddler and husband goodbye, and coffee travel mug in hand, I went out to my car. As soon as I opened the door I knew something was wrong. The dashboard compartment was open and the contents were […]

Nothing to do?

Nothing to do?

I’m enjoying something very rare- Babyboy is napping; I’m at home alone; and I have nothing to do.   Well, I’m sure there are many things I COULD be doing, but there is actually, for the first time in a very long time, nothing that […]