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I guess way back in olden times, the only way to get cute curls was the wind pieces of hair up and pin them with bobby pins to your head and then go to sleep. Well… whaddaya know? It really works! Mommy pinned a few pieces up last night after a bath and when I […]

45th Anniversary for Nana and Papa

We celebrated the 45th wedding anniversary of Nana and Papa on April 22nd. It was a quiet affair with 2 grandparents, 3 children, 2 spouses and a 3, 5, 7, and 9 year old (hey! that’s pretty cool numbering). There was bread and butter – lots of butter. There were kiddie cocktails, but I don’t […]

Finally, a normal spring day

It has been really weird this season with some days in the 80s and others in the 40s. Then it goes up to 70 and raining, then 50 and sunny. The weather can’t make up it’s mind. But finally this weekend it worked out to be exactly what mid-April should be: mild, wet and windy. […]

Easter 2012

Eggs! Eggs! And MORE EGGS! And no, I’m not talking about the eggs we eat for breakfast that come from chickens… I’m talking about the colorful plastic kind that get filled with candy and treats and are hidden around your house or in your yard. And this year was filled with lots and lots of […]

Mama! I want ‘dis!

So we’re in a toy store and it’s got a ton – and I mean a TON – of toys there. I get to the wall of boy toys… and there it is. The toy I want: a net racquet set with a ball to play catch. “I want ‘dis!” I say. I’m saying it […]