Change is good (but bad for word count)

Change is good (but bad for word count)

Lots of changes going on in my life right now. After ten years living in Los Angeles, my husband and I are packing up and moving clear across the country to southern Connecticut. We’ve been talking about and planning this move for some time, but now that...
Two new babies

Two new babies

I’m so happy to announce the arrival of my son, who was born on his due date, November 5th. The birth was very straightforward–after three weeks of pre-labor pains, a week of being 5cm dilated and nothing happening, my OB broke my water and he was born 1...
Waiting for baby

Waiting for baby

I’m 38 weeks pregnant and according to my doctor this little boy could come any day now. I’m definitely physically ready to be done with nine months of pregnancy, and I can’t wait to meet my new little one. I have that same itchy feeling I get toward...
Waiting for baby

Rest a little, write a little

To write or to rest? I’m faced with this eternal dilemma. My two-and-a-half-year-old started preschool a few weeks ago, which leaves me more time than I’ve ever had since he was born to spend as I like. A few months ago, I’d be salivating for that...