On the strawberry patch: Tots to be thankful for

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Two years ago, I spent the entirety of Thanksgiving Day in my green rocking chair, cradling my newborn son. I had much to be thankful for.

He was healthy and beautiful and just 7 days old. My husband was fretfully attentive, and often the comic relief, and watching him with our son melted my heart.

My sister and her two children lived under the same roof, and her constant presence brought me immeasurable comfort.

The women of our family had generously gathered at our home to prepare a holiday meal for us (with plenty of leftovers to keep us fed for days) so my husband and I could

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