Many months have passed since my last Here & There post. So much has changed around here! To try and convey all of the many steps that we have been attempting to uncover, learn and discover over the past year would be silly. I am not a great dancer. I gave up on my ballerina… Read More Here & There: One Rotation
The stirring of the monitor caught my attention as I glanced at the clock. NQGBebe was up from his nap…after only 30 minutes. I paused for a moment – I did not understand this sudden move in the game of babyhood. Instead, I shifted. A change in lesson plan. I stopped what I was doing (working on this post for… Read More Here & There: Lessons Learned
Oh, how my dish drying rack has changed….wine glasses have been replaced by bibs and bottle things. I used to happily spend long minutes thinking on a new recipe. I used to wonder what next recipe to challenge myself would be. The tides have shifted. Now, I find myself clinging to the minutes as they… Read More Here & There: Feed Me!
It has finally happened. I feel a little disoriented. It is almost as if a snow globe were shaken and things are disoriented and blurry before it all settles down again. You know this story…the story of the baby who does not sleep like he used to? And the part of the story where the baby… Read More Here & There: Backwards
I remember a time where days were endless and time moved so slowly. Days when I would wake up and have a jam packed day ahead filled with teaching then hopping on a bus to get my students to auditions, festivals, etc. Those days were very long, drawn out and sometimes seemed as though they would never… Read More Here & There: Fall Days
You may, or may not, know we have been getting into the swing of parenthood in the Not Quite Gourmet home. I wanted to take a moment to share with you the incredible journey we have been on from our delivery until today. I want to share this in a way which may help others but… Read More Here & There: New Days