Archive | August, 2010

Wading in with Chris the Aquaman

My interracial relationship has never caused me a lot of angst or anxiety, which makes me think I am either blessed to live in a socially progressive part of the United States, or I am oblivious to cold disapproving stares of strangers might be giving Hubby, Baby and me whenever we are out and about. […]

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Swaddling Elmo

Baby’s toys are mainly learning-driven: a half-dozen puzzles, lots of books, musical toys and a few sets of blocks. I’ve occasionally wondered whether I should add dolls and trucks to the mix. She might enjoy doting on a chubby little doll with long eyelashes, or filling a brightly painted steel Tonka truck with pebbles and […]

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Duncan & Paulette: Chicago

Still miffed at Ralph for missing her party, and feeling exhausted from juggling her job and wedding planning, Paulette looks forward to a three-day sales trip to Chicago. Duncan is added to the trip last minute to get him acquainted with Bainesbridge’s clients. Unaware of Paulette’s status, Duncan asks her out to dinner. Word about […]

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