Some babies are lucky enough to have a big sister. Other babies are lucky enough to have a big brother. Little Sammy has both. And he is one lucky little boy.
We had a tea party until we ran out of lemon cookies. Then we tried to play golf, but there was too much snow. But when it’s your birthday you don’t need lemon cookies or golf to have fun. Thanks for letting me come play! Birthdays by Robert William Service Let us have birthdays every […]
I got a call this morning from my son’s friend’s mom. Don’t worry, I always understand things better with an illustration, too. She asked if my son could come play after school. I told her yes, hung up and said, “Hey dude!” because it’s important as a parent to do whatever you can to relate […]
I don’t know what made me pick up that silo’s worth of Farro the other day at Costco. Maybe I was high on life with the mozzarella samples. Maybe after seeing that pallet of fiber bars, this duffel bag of Farro looked small. I just don’t know. As it turns out, my husband’s complaints about […]
We woke up in the middle of a cloud today. Billowy white surrounded us like First Communion at an all-girls school. Then the sun broke through. It’s simply gorgeous out there. But, speaking of breaking things, I’m breaking rules all over the place with these images. I can’t help it. I love the blur, I […]
I was listening to the radio recently and they were talking about the Happy Meal Scandal. You know, the battle over eliminating toys and adding apples. It sounds kind of absurd when you say it out loud, so don’t. Because I was stuck at about the 23rd minute of my 55 minute commute to work, […]
Today, I’m one of the latter. But I have great hope for tomorrow. Thank you, wise graffiti artist.
It’s my Birthday Month. Sure, sure, other people have been born this month too, but I’m going to claim it as my own for the purposes of this blog and, well, any other purpose I might think of later. I’ll be twentynineplusthirteen and I still get a little giddy just thinking of February. It’s probably […]