Motherhood

Leaving On a Jet Plane
Motherhood

Leaving On a Jet Plane

Octavius and I are taking a trip to St. Louis to attend two graveside memorial services.  I’ll be seeing relatives that I haven’t seen for 17 years.        I’m not taking my computer, and I don’t have a cell phone, so I won’t have internet access until I return late next week. I’m looking…

Our New Arrival
Motherhood

Our New Arrival

Our sweet baby arrived at 2:15 a.m. on Friday, May 6th.  At only 6 days past my due date, he was my earliest baby. (The others were all born between 42-44 weeks). He was also the biggest, weighing 8 pounds, 11 ounces (3,936 g). Like all of my others, he was born at home. Recovery…