Category Archives: Matt

Birth story

My doctor’s words ran chills down my [partially-numbed] spine. “This baby was meant to be here.” He was, truly. I don’t know what his purpose is in life, other than to be loved by us, but I’ve believed from the … Continue reading

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It’s OK.

Since summer break started I’ve been sneaky about getting Beans to practice his reading and math skills. You know, if I asked him to do some addition or read a book he might take that as a personal affront. I … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day

  We love you guys! Thanks for all the big and little things you do for us every day. Happy Father’s Day!          

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I’ll carry you

A woman I passed in the store yesterday made a snide comment to the infant strapped to her chest about how when she was the size of Tallulah she would be riding in the cart. “I’m not carrying you when … Continue reading

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Ghost creditors

Beans was just 3 when he started talking about a ghost he saw all over town – in our house, on our television, in Target, Toys R’ Us, the grocery store, the park … I began to worry that he … Continue reading

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My decision

I was at a social gathering a few nights ago with several people I’ve known for a long time, and a few who don’t know me at all. We watched The Heart to Lead, a film about the potential of … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday

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