Wil had a quiz to study for last night. We decided together that he would study while Katherine was at CrossFit. If Wil comes along
Play, Pray and Don’t Say Beer at School
I ran into Wil’s room and started cheering, “It’s Friday, it’s Friday, it’s Friday!” He rolled over, giggled, and pulled the covers over his head.
Twist, turn, kick. Sputter. Smile.
His swim instructor was showing him how to roll over from his stomach to his back in the water. He’d start, face down, floating, then
Slippery Rocks Ahead!
“Slippery rocks ahead!” It was a dark, pre-dawn August morning in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Headlamp lights bounced off the rocky trail. It had rained the
The Morning Wash
This morning was a full-on 30 minute morning to get Wil out of bed and into the kitchen for breakfast. This is how it went:
I sat at the kitchen table, my chair turned slightly outward, toward the kitchen sink, where Matt stood, washing dishes. Miraculously, Katherine, Elizabeth and Wil