Grampy Travers

It’s been more than a month since Grampy passed. The house feels so empty without him…and I can’t seem to write anything else while this is here in my draft folder. Caleb talks about him every single day.


About 10 1/2 years ago, Eric and I moved in together…into a two family . . . → Read More: Grampy Travers

Being accountable.

I thought that by sharing my new school year resolutions, I would be more accountable and more likely to stick to them…let’s see…

Bedtime – Caleb has one and, now, so do I. I need to get at least 6-7 hours of sleep and I need to get up at 5:45/6:00. I need the . . . → Read More: Being accountable.

Two perspectives.

Yesterday, Caleb’s teacher shared some photos with us of Caleb enjoying science class at school. Eric brought his phone to me, started the slideshow and my initial smile turned to sobs…mascara running down my face…can’t catch my breath…ache in my chest…sobs. He was absolutely mystified with my reaction because the photos…here look…

The photos . . . → Read More: Two perspectives.