Category Archives: parenting
Written on June 3, 2013 at 7:46 am, by Jeri Lynn
my children have some very special friends. i posted about that here a while back. koruna has drake. marvel has louie. with time each special friend has become more tattered, more lumpy, more loved. And they have each duplicated themselves. we of course have backup drakes and backup louies. we’re no fools. but at someContinue Reading
Written on May 31, 2013 at 7:00 am, by Jeri Lynn
botrflis fli noth botrflis love flawrs tha dot hav a nest thae fli to th flawrs amidst the dozens of little papers in koruna’s cubbie at school, we found this one. it’s runa’s poem sweetly written by one of her friends. koruna’s last week of school is upon us. she’s almost 4 years old andContinue Reading
Written on May 29, 2013 at 8:00 am, by Jeri Lynn
as a little girl, i recall going on special breakfast dates with my dad. he worked outside of the house and had 3 daughters so these rotating dates provided him an opportunity for some good ol’ one on one with each of us. (i realize now how grateful i am to my mama, who mostContinue Reading
Written on May 9, 2013 at 7:47 am, by Jeri Lynn
this mother’s day i am grateful as all get-out that i get to be the mama. THEIR mama. happy mother’s day to all the lucky mamas.
Written on April 11, 2013 at 9:47 am, by Jeri Lynn
ian, i remember spending your birthday together in prague 10 years ago. we were so young and so free and our love was so new. it all seems a world away now. these days our universe spins around a muse and a marvel. they are so young and so free and their love is soContinue Reading
Written on August 22, 2012 at 8:34 am, by Jeri Lynn
a year. it’s been a year since marvel appeared on this earth. right here in this house. oh lovely day. i feel like i didn’t exist before marvel. and in a way, it is true. i feel like whoever i used to be is gone, replaced by koruna and marvel’s mama. i used to feelContinue Reading
Written on June 27, 2012 at 7:20 pm, by Jeri Lynn
some moments i feel like runa’s sun looks. some moments i feel like louie looks. it’s a roller coaster ride, raising young kids. it makes me cry and it makes me laugh and sometimes it’s just SO MUCH that it makes me feel like i’m gonna scream and throw up. love it.