Inhabiting the Place Between

This post is mostly about medical stuff, but let me start by writing about a toy fast that is currently taking place in our home.  I read another blogger and her own toy fast, and, whoooee, it really appealed to me.  She described exactly what happens in our house.  The Taters come downstairs, then immediately do something that she describes as the “dump and scatter”.  Between Mouse and Chipmunk, it takes about ten minutes flat to spread every toy known to man around our small house.  Puzzle pieces become chocolate chips, coasters get stuffed into a bag, never to be seen again, blocks get dumped out but never used, it is a hot mess. Read the rest of this entry »


Gotta do the laundry.

Sometimes it is more fun for me to pontificate on the nature of life and fate, but other times I realize that a lot of people who read this blog are wanting to know what is going on medically for us.  Like doing the laundry.  Maybe not the most glorious post, but important.  Truth be told, the ENT appointment was not as apocalyptic as I had foreseen in my imagination, and the relief of that coupled with the end of the week just made me not want to do much of anything.   Read the rest of this entry »