A Response to A Physician’s Apology for Circumcising Babies

As the mother of  a circumcised son who found out the truth too late, I cannot celebrate this apology. I suspect that the physician who issued this apology does not want this either. All one has to do is view Continue reading A Response to A Physician’s Apology for Circumcising Babies

Learning To Know You: A Letter To My Son

Dear Owen, Yesterday we went swimming.You, your dad, Sydney and I. You had been asking for all of us to go for days.  You have been taking lessons and are doing so well, and you love being in the water Continue reading Learning To Know You: A Letter To My Son

Changing The Rules: Wanting A Kid With You Most Of The Time

About a year ago I posted about House Rule #1, which basically stated that any minute my husband was not working, he must have  a child with him.  Whether he had to run to the store, had just walked through Continue reading Changing The Rules: Wanting A Kid With You Most Of The Time

To My First Born on his Last Night as an Only. A Letter to my Son.

Life changes for our first born when our second child is born.  “To My First Born on his Last night as an Only” was handwritten in Owen’s Journal two days before Sydney was born. Welcome to Our Muddy Boots!  Please Continue reading To My First Born on his Last Night as an Only. A Letter to my Son.