Category Family

Friday Jots 05-01-2009

I’m pretending I have all the time in the world to browse  and drink coffee and blog this morning and will casually post some sniglets here as if we didn’t have suitcases to unpack, messages on the machine and a…

Burning Dog

She called to me from the kitchen with a certain urgency in her voice. “You may need to get the dog outside right away. He really stinks. I think he may need to…” Not wanting him to…in the house (as…

Old (or New) Faithful: Fido 2.0

I couldn’t put my gloves down for a minute or he’d gleefully “be bad” and run  off with them, waiting just far enough away I couldn’t quite reach him. Buster was the one who would walk up to my chair…

Intermittent Grandparenting

Here’s Abby and Taryn (aka Cindy Lou Who) at the park that’s within walking distance of their house. For those of you who remember our ill-fated June trip to see the grand daughters and family in South Dakota last June…