Archive for December, 2008

What This Tells Me

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2008

Ane has been begging for a certain Christmas ornament since the second she laid eyes on it. And me rolling my eyes and telling her I’d think about it didn’t satisfy her. Every time she saw something that suggested it, she’d remind me that she REALLY WANTED that ornament. On Sunday, I caved. It was […]

One for the Album

Saturday, December 20th, 2008

I decided to take the kids out of the house yesterday (cabin fever!), and we took a nice, leisurely drive over to Grandma and Gichan’s house. Where Baby Cousin was napping and Auntie and Little Cousin were ready to play in the snow. They had fun. Tad was there, too, but he was too busy […]

Snow Pictures

Friday, December 19th, 2008

By request (hi, Aunt Lynda!), here are some pictures from yesterday. The Webmaster worked from home (as he will most likely do today as well), but he took a short break to come play outside with the kids while I snapped some pictures. It was too cold – didn’t break 30 degrees – to play […]

Playing the Odds

Thursday, December 18th, 2008

There was no school yesterday. The ground was wet and bare until 4 pm. Argh. The kids COULD have gone to school today, but because a storm was predicted, the districts went into a panic about getting the kids home, and so cancelled the whole day. Ane was terribly upset. There is snow now, and […]