I Think I Want My Baby Back

(originally published at My Really Real Reality) This week I watched as my "little man" carefully picked out a small box of chocolates, taking a moment to decide between the assorted chocolates or the truffles.  (assorted)  and choose just the right design on the front of the heart shaped box.  All the while pretending to be very casual and nonchalant about the whole thing. ...more

It begins

Here I am, a Montana girl, in Chambéry France!  And so my adventure begins.  Luckily for me I am not alone.  My equally courageous son has decided to join me.  Three years ago at twelve Collin had the opportunity to take French.  I was a 30 year-old single parent heading back to college and rather flippantly said, “I’ll take French too and some day we will study there together.”  Fast forward to yesterday, and voila! Here we are.  A lot has happened between then and now, but that is the summary you get for now....more