Words for Parenting has been on a break for a few weeks while mama and lettering artist Alanna has been settling in at home with the family Alex, James and Tristan after Tristan’s birth and care at BC Children’s Hospital NICU.
Jacquie (that’s me) has been holding the fort when needed, doing laundry and trying to keep up with her own doula clients (with time out for some Norovirus escapades).
Tristan has been a true valiant knight throughout, and turned one month old just a few days ago. He is still receiving paediatric care, and will be for some time, but there are glimpses of normalcy, and it’s time to reflect and give thanks.
Since this is all about words for parenting, I want to thank Tristan’s older brother James first, since he is the only one who didn’t have a clue what he was in for…