My wife met with our social worker for the last time today. Now, there are some papers to move around and a judge to visit, but those are all just technical hurdles on our way to inevitable finalization. I’m so excited!
Every Friday night, Mr. Applesauce and I have a pajama party. We play video games and watch movies until it’s time to go to sleep. For him, it’s the better bedtime. For me, it’s an hour and a half of drifting in and out of sleep while he tries to convince me to let him watch “just one more episode.” It’s a tradition to which we both look forward all week long. Last Friday, we brushed our teeth, put on our pajamas and crawled into bed where I took just a moment to check my email before turning on my son’s favorite game. That was a mistake; I spent the rest of my waking moments wishing I could un-see what I had just read and knowing that I couldn’t really do anything about it without interrupting my son’s play time. Continue reading
Come see us at the Adoption Carnival on May 31st! We’ll be selling caricatures by Storytellers Art Studio.
So, Chosen SLC Half Marathon doesn’t want us anymore. That’s a shame, for them and for us, but things are still pretty great. Perhaps I’m just speaking from my compulsive habit of looking on the bright side of life, but I do see more sunshine than thunderheads. So, here is my list of reasons that life still rocks. Continue reading