Category: Lyrics

Sing’s the thing

Baby Boy responds really well to singing. I don’t know if it’s the rhythm or the repetition or what, but it almost always makes him stop crying or fussing. This is great news, because (A) I love to sing, and (B) I am totally… Continue Reading “Sing’s the thing”

Never thought that in a million years …

Friday, March 12, 2010 27 weeks, 5 days pregnant I’ve been listening to Nicolette Larson’s Sleep Baby Sleep album a lot lately, while I’m washing dishes or working on the nursery. It’s beautiful and calming, and I hope Baby Boy can hear it in… Continue Reading “Never thought that in a million years …”

Welcome to Week 26

Sunday, February 21, 2010 25 weeks pregnant! Entering the final week of the second trimester! I can’t BELIEVE this is the last week of the second trimester. I also can’t believe that this week — on Saturday, to be exact — I will be… Continue Reading “Welcome to Week 26”

Painting project

You’ve heard me rave before about Jewel’s Lullabye album, particularly the song, Sweet Dreams. I listened to it manically while trying to conceive, and I especially identified with the line, “It was grey in a world without you.” Even before I was pregnant, I… Continue Reading “Painting project”

Couldn’t have said it better myself …

So Hard By The Dixie Chicks Back when we startedWe didn’t know how hard it wasLiving on nothingBut what the wind would bring to usNow we’ve got somethingI can imagine fighting forSo why is fighting all that we’re good at anymore And sometimes I… Continue Reading “Couldn’t have said it better myself …”