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Christina Kposowa
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who's reading & what's new
at some point or another - perhaps when i started this blog over the first, second or third time - i lost the ability to see everyone who has subscribed. in short, i have no way of knowing who is following all my randomness. sometimes it's comforting just t...
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bath do over
it's hard to believe that this sweet face was screaming uncontrollably just half an hour ago. believe it. earlier today i made the startling discovery of dried milk in one of the folds of his neck. it was sticky and gross and smelled like death. although i ...
bath do over
bath do over
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starting over
i've started this blog over at least three times. i'm pretty sure it's the editor in me. i reread my posts, question my word selection, wonder if i'm making any sense and then shut it down. but for some reason i keep coming back. i need to write like i need...
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this moment
I'm amazed at how much I look forward. At just about every phase of my life, I can recall something I was waiting for... a curfew extension, prom, graduation, finishing college, getting my first real job... the list goes on and on. I've always been thrilled...
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unrealistic expectations
Yesterday, I asked my mom to respond to my previous blog post, "tales of an OCD housekeeper ." It was all about how I lacked the time needed to keep our house the way I really wanted to. I wrote about how she was my standard, how my home management skills p...
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christina, the orphan
I've known for a long time that I have a heart for orphans. It's odd, perhaps. I know very few people who are adopted, so I can't say that a hands-on experience pulled on my heartstrings and gave me a passion to care about kids no one wants. It's not the hu...
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loss for words
Some things leave me at a loss for words. a beautiful sunrise. the rise and fall of my husband's chest while he sleeps. looking down on the earth from an airplane. watching a 37-year old mother talk about her spreading cancer and certain death. to my frustr...
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try a little less
Looking back over my first year of marriage, I have to laugh at myself just a little. How naive I was, unknowing, trying to live up to all the expectations I had of myself and all the things my mother modeled so well. I've tried so hard, and failed so miser...
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getting away
We're on vacation in Florida this weekend. We just flew in today and so far we haven't done anything earth shattering - just a lunch date, window shopping until our feet hurt and laying around like old people - but already I feel so relaxed. Sometimes you j...
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new york
My travels brought me back to New York this weekend. This city always makes me feel so incredibly alive .  Even when I'm walking down the street, Starbucks in hand, avoiding eye contact and trying to figure out where I am without looking lost, I feel strang...
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