Monthly Archives: January 2011

Dreams

Olivia and her sisters were born on January 1st, 2011.  One of the sisters had died in utero a month earlier.  The three surviving sisters each weighed about a pound at birth.  They had only completed 23 weeks and 5 … Continue reading

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Becoming Mom

Today is Peter’s first half-birthday.  Son claims that there’s no such thing as a half-birthday, but he’s Vietnamese.  Vietnamese don’t know anything about birthdays, half or whole. I’ve been a mother for 6 months now.  Like many women, my experience … Continue reading

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Scarlett Grace

I’ve been following the story of Scarlett Grace for a couple weeks now, since her parents started a blog to keep family, friends, and supporters informed about Scarlett’s condition.   Two days after Christmas, Scarlett’s parents received their 2-month-old daughter’s … Continue reading

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A New Year

Peter is sitting in his bouncy seat, delighting in the fact that if he waves his arms and kicks his legs, he can get toys to swing, lights to flash, and silly sounds to congratulate him.  It’s adorable. I bought … Continue reading

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