Category Archives: Chaucer

Toy Story: love, loss, and the journey back.

I come from a long line of blankie lovers. My ratty pink one was the perfect accompaniment for the thumb-sucking and hair-twirling I enjoyed as a youth. Nothing better than a stinky thumb, a soggy blanket, and a gnarly rat-tail. Ah. That tender, springtide of my life. My youngest brother was the most passionate of… Read More »

Breaking My Own Rules

The other day we were flipping through channels and happened upon a Jersey-oriented reality show. I don’t know what they call it these days as there are now so many spinoffs revolving around Snooki, The Situation, and a host of other tan, blinged-out, obnoxious individuals from Jersey. This particular one featured a pregnant Snooki looking… Read More »

Wordful Wednesday: I Mees You!

So It’s Wednesday, and I have no photos for you. I have some great Easter pics but unfortunately my computer is not letting me download them. First world problem, I know. I’ve started to put videos up on youtube–I’m gonna share the one that was my little survival kit while I was in Seattle. Matt… Read More »

Wordful Wednesday: Freezing Time

If I could freeze time I would forever preserve Chaucer’s current stage of toddlerhood. I love it. Every day is a joy with him. Matt and I find ourselves looking at him in awe of his cuteness. It crept up on us. I mean, he has always been adorable, don’t get me wrong. But as… Read More »