Archive for December, 2011

WRITTEN ON Monday, December 19th, 2011 BY Meredith AND STORED IN Holiday

ShareI spent the morning wrapping gifts and drinking coffee out of a Christmas mug that I inherited from my mother-in-law, Carol.┬áThis probably doesn’t sound significant to most people, but it was actually an incredibly emotional couple hours for me. We lost Carol to colon cancer at the end of August. She was 63 years old. […]


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WRITTEN ON Wednesday, December 14th, 2011 BY Meredith AND STORED IN Uncategorized

ShareA couple weeks ago I went to my doctor for a standard glucose tolerance test, which checks for gestational diabetes. Feeling lighthearted and utterly cocky, I had a late night snack of two mini-Snickers bars, the last vestiges of our Halloween stash, less than 9 hours before I was to get my blood taken. Big […]


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