Category Archives: Infants

Long and Tiring Days (and nights)




Post family vacation I got an e-mail from one of my daughters reporting that two-month old baby, who had exhibited some better sleep nights at the beach, was back with frequent waking to eat after their return home. I feet badly … Continue reading

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The Shelter of Each Other




“It is in the shelter of each other that the people live.” ~ Irish Proverb Today I was talking with a young woman about the importance of taking care of and nurturing those we love. We concluded that sometimes we … Continue reading

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The Fourth R: Resilience




So, I am at the dentist waiting to getting my teeth cleaned and pick up the latest copy of Better Homes and Gardens. Seems I only skim though that magazine in the dentist’s office… The recipes can be fun, and … Continue reading

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