“It is not our toughness that keeps us warm at night, but our tenderness which makes others want to keep us warm.” ~ Harold Lyon I have never really been good at asking directly for help. In many ways it … Continue reading A spectrum of vulnerability.
“Love is not blind. Love sees what is most true.” ~ Vanna Bonta As I sit here 26 weeks pregnant today and approach each day with caution, I can feel my love for our new baby girl grow exponentially. I wait anxiously for the … Continue reading Love sees what is most true.
“A new baby is the beginning of all things-wonder, hope, a dream of possibilities.” ~ Eda J. Le Shan Yes, you are reading this right. The Pruitt clan is expanding. It’s been quiet around this blog, mostly as this quote … Continue reading One More Mini to Love….it’s a new “newfavoriteday.”
“A mother’s love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity, it dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.” — Agatha Christie If you are a … Continue reading Love…Infinity X Infinity.
“Slow down and enjoy life. It’s not only the scenery you miss by going to fast – you also miss the sense of where you are going and why.” ~ Eddie Cantor “Red Light, STOP!” “Green Light, run run run!” Fits … Continue reading Red Light, Green Light and the joys of Yellow Light.
“The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving.” ~ Oliver Wendall Holmes Happy New Year! As you may have noticed, I took a bit of a break. With the holidays, it seemed like a good time to take some down time and pay attention to all the little things around me. With the minis in less activities and therapies than usual and KSP off from work, we got to spend some time as a family and reconnecting. But today it felt like it was time to brush off the keyboard and come back. The … Continue reading A look back and forward at ‘Mynewfavoriteyear’ through Music (second annual)
“Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.” – Calvin Coolidge It’s been a heck of a … Continue reading You had me at “Revenge,” ‘Mynewfavorite’ gifts for the holidays!
“Do not wait for life. Do not long for it. Be aware, always and at every moment, that the miracle is in the here and now.” Marcel Proust Click, click. The snaps of Q’s harness clicked into place as my … Continue reading Thankful: every moment can be something.
We all have big changes in our lives which are more or less second chances. ~ Harrison Ford Everything in life changes. Everything can change. We know that those changes can sometimes bring good things and sometimes they can bring … Continue reading The gift of Second Chances
“Of course if you like your kids, if you love them from the moment they begin, you yourself begin all over again, in them, with them, and so there is something more to the world again.” ~ William Saroyan Today … Continue reading The Wondertwins turn 3!