• Recovery
  • Wasted

    During my childhood and even my young adult life I had an entirely different concept of time than I do today.  At nine years old playing Barbies for three hours with my little sister didn’t feel like wasted time.  At nineteen years old, after finishing my finals in college, spending an entire weekend playing Sims on […]

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  • Forget Me Not

    Hi, my name is Emily.  Oh, have we met before?  I forgot.  Well, let me tell you about my blog.  You already know about it?  Oh, my bad.  Um…  I seriously forgot.  I didn’t forget about you or my blog, at least not entirely.  But if I had a dollar for every time I thought […]

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  • That Mom

    Grayson just took a nap for around two hours!  I’m pretty certain he hasn’t taken a nap that long since the first month of his life!  I had no idea what to do with that “free time”, “me time” or whatever.  Oh, believe me, I used to be great at it.  I’ve just forgotten how […]

  • Grayson
  • End In Sight

    This morning I spent a couple hours trying to teach myself something I just could not figure out.  (What this “something” was is besides the point.)  If by the end of those hours I’d figured it out, that time would have been worth it.  But after exhausting every option I knew of, I couldn’t get […]

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  • Halfway There (Six Months)

    My baby Grayson turned six months old on the 12th.  We’re halfway there, folks. Instead of repeating how shocked I am at how fast time has flown or how much he’s grown, I’ll simply highlight his new milestones. He can roll over from back-to-tummy and tummy-to-back.  He’s had tummy-to-back down for a while.  The first […]