Category Archives: Family

  1. Alexander: Month 6

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    July 9, 2017 by 8junebugs

    Dear Littlest Harper —
    This is a tough one, little buddy.

  2. Alexander: Month 5

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    June 9, 2017 by 8junebugs

    Dear Alexander Babyton — Honestly, with a big brother around, you’re bound to have more nicknames than the eldest child. This …
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  3. Off the water, duration unknown

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    October 1, 2016 by 8junebugs

    When I look back on this pregnancy, I’ll have these memories — SO many — to remind me just how much this sport has taken hold of me and lifted me up.

  4. Child #2: Harper Boogaloo

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    June 30, 2016 by 8junebugs

    Here we go again! Grayson’s baby brother or sister will join us sometime around January 9, 2017.

  5. Grayson: 2.5 years

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    October 30, 2015 by 8junebugs

    We’ve been having conversations with you for so long now that it seems out of character when you’re quiet…or a dead giveaway that you’re up to something.

  6. …And then she entered her confinement


    April 15, 2013 by 8junebugs

    Never have I had more conflicting feelings about gender and stereotypes and the norms of previous generations than the last …
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  7. Countdowns


    January 25, 2013 by 8junebugs

    House: 14 days until close of escrow We are go for home purchase. The loan is approved. The title is …
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  8. Preview of coming attractions

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    January 4, 2013 by 8junebugs

    I’m a bit behind this year. I woke up on January 1 with the realization that I HAD NO WORD. …
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