Archives for May 2014

A Birthday in Spring

He was born at the perfect time, but his sisters might disagree. They had a gymnastics recital that night, and when the contractions started it was only fifteen minutes before show time. So his dad and I skipped the recital and rushed to the hospital, leaving his sisters in the care of good friends and a reliable video camera. He was born a week late, too, after several days of record-breaking heat in April. All of my maternity clothes were fit for winter, and I […]