...is that there is no big news, yet. But Alisa's mom has arrived, the bags are all packed for the hospital, and the car is full of gas petrol. We are no longer in danger of being taken by surprise. We hope.
And, we've enjoyed an immediate benefit of having Sandy here - the ability, last night, to go out for dinner and a movie. Just leaving the squirt with a responsible family member (whom he adores) gave us an insight into how much easier child rearing must have been in the days of extended families.
Meanwhile, I've been getting up EARLY most mornings to write. And this is the sight that greets me from the window at the start of each day.