Sorry I’ve been out of touch, but as you can see, I have a good reason. Who would want to put down a sweet smelling baby girl to write a silly old blog? Not me!
I have also been suffering horrible allergies. Whatever was blooming in Texas a couple of weeks ago, is just now blooming here. And I must be allergic to the East coast version of whatever it is, because I have been miserable since we got here. My face aches, my throat scratches and makes me cough which causes the rest of my head to ache. It’s a never ending cycle.
Ella has definitely been the bright spot in all of this! Her folks, my brother and sister-in-law have been so fun to visit with, as well. It’s not all about the baby. Okay, it is, but at least they’re good sports about it! It has been so fun watching the new parents as they experience the wonder that is their baby. They are enthralled with her, as is her Grannie Wow. It brings back a lot of memories and reminds me how many years its been since I’ve held a baby. It all comes back, just like riding a bike.
Knowing I would be enamored with baby Ella, I prepared a couple of posts before I left. Since I can’t be bothered to let go of her, I’ll post the recipe tomorrow. It’s a cheese appetizer. Here’s a peek: