Monthly Archives: March, 2016

Sick Easter

I thought we might escape March unscathed this year.  Nope.  Last year we were sickest as a family that we’ve ever been, including a hospital stay for the little one.  This year we almost made it.  But up and down our street all the neighbor kids have been dropping like flies.  On Friday Holly spiked …

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Holly Stories

This is Holly – as unhappy with me as I was with her.  It is March 20th; 53º out and raining.  She chose a sleeveless summer dress and snow boots to wear to the store.  I said “Not appropriate” and things spiraled downward from there.  The drive to the store was silent and tense as …

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

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Power Outage and Jenga!

A great wind storm knocked out our power on Sunday.  It wasn’t so bad.  I got out of cooking dinner and we ended up at one of our favorite Chinese restaurants.  We came back home and played Jenga as a family for the first time.  I really wish it had occurred to me to take …

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Birthday boy!

Happy birthday, Rob!

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