May 27, 2015
by Tricia
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Notes from the middle

We took the last high chair away at dinner time. Not while cleaning out. Not in the midst of a mid-afternoon wander around the house, taking care of those things we meant to do but never quite did. Not, as more »

May 19, 2015
by Tricia
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Not goodbye

Almost five years ago, we interviewed our first nanny as my belly swelled in front of me and my mind danced with a chaos that made me dizzy. I spent weeks in the middle of my pregnancy preparing and planning more »

May 13, 2015
by Tricia

Life is a wild moment

I used to walk those paths a million years ago. Lifetimes ago I lived there. I knew the buildings and how to get from one place to another via the most efficient routes. I didn’t get lost. I ran across more »

April 28, 2015
by Tricia

Lose the Cape

Here comes a very honest truth: I haven’t cleaned my house, like really cleaned, with the big vacuum and sponges and cleaning products, in weeks. I’ve spot cleaned, wandering around with the dust buster in hand, zapping up piles of more »