Little Darcy

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Meet Little Darcy, the miniature version of the love of my life. (To be clear, I mean my husband The Engineer, not the immortal Fitzwilliam Darcy of Pride and Prejudice.  Because he’s, you know, fictional.  Unfortunately.) This sweet boy joined our family in June of 2016 and we’ve been wondering what we could have possibly […]

The (My) Engineer

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The day my parents dropped me off at college, my Dad said to me, “Do what you want, just don’t date an engineer.” The Engineer and I met later that afternoon. We became an official couple two months later—I say official, because the girls in my dorm would tease me about being “courted” by the […]

My Own Advocate

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Reading Present Over Perfect in the waiting room the other week, I overheard a young woman pushing a stroller quietly say to the receptionist, “I’m here for the Open Clinic. The Perinatal Mood Disorders one.” “Do you have an appointment?” She did not. Understandably so, given the title “Open Clinic.” She was just hoping to […]