Showing posts from November, 2010

thirty weeks on thanksgiving

I am thankful for this baby. I am thankful that he is healthy and we have had no problems sharing. I am thankful for my sweet husband who has put up with the weepy me. I am thankful for our home, and for the opportunity I will have to bring this sweet boy into the world within the comfortable confines of our home.  I am thankful for long distance calls so I can get a grip on reality through mom-talks. I am grateful that we don't have much. It keeps our life simple.

Change is gonna come

Autumn is here, and will shortly be gone. It will be winter before We know it.
Huge changes in my life are about to take place, including ones that I cannot see.
But I know that they are there. I am one of those few people who get warm and fuzzy at the thought of change-it doesn't scare me. It makes me want to be prepared. It's a sign that I am growing.

The arrival of our son, and the transition from being a married couple to a family, will be the biggest change we will face this year. This, makes me VERY excited.

Not many people know this, but after many days, and three semesters of being direly unhappy, John has changed his Major at ASU. He was in his junior year, studying to become a Biomedical Engineer. Next fall, he will be in his junior year (again) at ASU, studying to become a High school science teacher. That's right. Secondary Education in chemistry. It's taken our plans for the future on a ride. But I can say that the changes in our home life have been mostly…