Santa Claus Comes to Town

This is the second year that we have made a big deal out of Santa Claus. Last year, on the rez, Santa was an ephemeral figure who lived mostly in our little m’s imagination. This year, though, is different. She’s nearly four. She reads books about Santa and sings songs about Santa and Rudolph and ...

When Sorry is Just Sorry

Last night m and I were getting her ready for bed. The procedure involves her taking a bath, then putting on her PJs. After PJs, if there is time, we play or read, but if there’s not (which is usually the case) we go straight to the bathroom. There m brushes her teeth, often by ...