Posts Tagged ‘Sadie’

August 11th, 2009 Anticipatory planning rarely equates to reality.  Three years before Sadie was in our house, we brought home a little two-pound puppy named Brutus. Jet black.  The runt of the litter.  Gentle and submissive. Brutus was the perfect dog from the get-go. Pregnancy then brought about a whole host of ideas about the [...]

July 14th, 2009 The first few weeks at home with a newborn are a seismic shift in attitude, emotion, and most noticeably, schedule.  Your “old” life of television-watching, meal-eating, casual talks on the veranda (okay, so we don’t actually have a veranda), and impromptu trips to go fetch ice cream or rent movies happens in [...]

June 30th, 2009 It has been many moons since I have sojourned with you all here in the world of The Daily Thread.  That’s summer, I suppose.  Heading to camp with the a huge number of the greatest students in the world.  A week with my whole family at the beach.  A varied multiplicity of [...]

March 16th, 2009 Focus Text: Proverbs 13: 1 (NLT)  1 A wise child accepts a parent’s discipline;       a mocker refuses to listen to correction.   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead The the world of Sadie, there are daily moments of reflection.  Some of them are humorous.  Some of them are emotional.  All of them [...]