Month: September 2007

The Frequent Flyer Program That Makes Me Sad

As we signed in at the doctor’s office, the lady behind the counter asked me Camille’s name. When I told her, she said, “I should’ve known that.” The other worker added, “Yeah, she’s one of our frequent flyers…. Read More

Baltimore and Back

I had an opportunity to go to a conference for work this week in Baltimore, and was very lucky to have Lee as my traveling companion. When I wasn’t in conference sessions, we did some sightseeing and good… Read More

Letter to Camille: Fourteen Months

Hello sweet girl, and Happy 14 months! This last month has been such an up and down ride for all of us. I have loved watching you grow, watching you respond to us and communicate with us, watching… Read More

We Survived

It was a long, tough morning but Miss Camille pulled through her surgery well and I don’t think any of us have permanent scars. I think the worst part for her was that she was hungry and couldn’t… Read More

Help For a Baby’s Aching Ears

I was somehow disappointed and relieved all at the same time today when the doctor announced that Camille needed to have tubes inserted in her ears. I had prepared myself – after all, she’s had 2 ear infections… Read More

My Shoe Obsession

Lots of women have shoe obsessions, but my current one has me dreaming about shoes much too small for my own feet. I’m obsessed about finding proper shoes for Camille, because I’m convinced it’s important for her growth,… Read More

Letter to Camille: So Sorry You’re Sick

My sweet angel. I just left your bedroom after giving you some more medicine, taking your temperature (although I knew you had a fever the moment I touched you), and wiping your forehead with a cool cloth. You’ve… Read More

Tybee Time

At least for a few days, we could step outside on the deck to watch and listen as the waves battered the shore. We had breakfast, lunch, and dinner with good friends. We had silly adventures and shared… Read More

Baby Elliot

I’m so excited! Baby Elliot is here! Anna and Jason’s baby girl arrived early this morning. The whole time she was in labor I practically had to sit on my hands to keep from calling and texting them… Read More