In the Family Room

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Congratulations Mr Eighteen {Living Outside the Stacks}

A Letter to Mr. 18 on Your Graduation

My dear sweet boy young man, you were our surprise. As in nine days before you were born, we found out you’d been in there just chillin’ — synching your heartbeat to your sister’s, matching her breath for breath and kick for kick. Never letting on that you were there. As I […]

Living Room {Living Outside the Stacks}

House Tour: The Living Room

This is our ferocious guard dog, Squeekerz, he’d like to welcome you to our home. If you’d like to make a lifelong friend, please bring him cookies. Preferably, Girl Scout Shortbread but he’ll accept bread slices… A few weeks back, the kids and I were sitting in the living room […]