Tag Archives: baby

Toddler Blues

The signs have been coming for weeks. A tantrum here, a few naughty faces there, but this morning, when Zoey shrieked like a banshee in training after every bite of cream of wheat without maple syrup on it, I knew. My baby isn’t a baby anymore. She’s entered the dreaded toddler stage. My living room […]

The House That Paul Built

Twenty-five years ago,  my in laws decided to build themselves a house. And, like the Remington House, or Rose Red without the scary parts, the Duquette household has continued to evolve ever since. The house is full of personal touches and architectural oddities. Even its flaws, however, show evidence of great love. Over the years […]