Sherri Gragg

Writer. Mom. Daydreamer. Dog's Best Friend.

Monthly Archives: February, 2008

Milkshake Conversation

“When you think about how things were in the orphanage, do you feel peaceful or does it still hurt?” “Most of the time I feel peaceful, but it still hurts … Continue reading

February 21, 2008 · 2 Comments

Thank God for The Queen of Sass

Last night before bed I read the Cat in the Hat to the three youngest children.  The “twins” were on either side of me and The Queen of Sass was … Continue reading

February 20, 2008 · 3 Comments

Weeping, Wailing, and Gnashing of Teeth

Oops.  I just noticed that at the end of my last cornrow post, I said I would write about my youngest daughter’s new style.  I had a crazy week and … Continue reading

February 18, 2008 · 1 Comment

The Queen of Sass

When my youngest daughter came home from Haiti at age two, she was so severely speech delayed that she only had 3 or 4 words total in her vocabulary in … Continue reading

February 18, 2008 · 2 Comments

Where’s Sarah?

What a day…. A long awaited appointment with a specialist about my back…. A whiny four year old along for the ride…. The bleak diagnosis…. Thoughts swirling in my head….one … Continue reading

February 6, 2008 · 5 Comments


There are two fig trees outside the window where I sit in the quiet each morning before my children rise.  We moved into this home in the fall and one … Continue reading

February 1, 2008 · 2 Comments